Definition: famed; distinguished
Part of Speech: Adjective
Synonym(s): esteemed, noble
Antonym(s): inferior, unremarkable
1. We are very fortunate the illustrious author has agreed to perform a reading for our book club.
2. After the quarterback won eight Super Bowl rings, he was viewed as one of the most illustrious athletes in history.
3. The president invited the illustrious soldier to the White House.