Definition: being recognized for a bad deed
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): disrepute, ill fame
Antonym(s): good reputation
1. Because Ann's notoriety labels her as a violent drunk, she has been banned from several bars and nightclubs.
2. The man’s notoriety stems from his identity as a serial killer.
3. As soon as the politician admitted his extramarital affair, he realized the notoriety ruined his career