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Unknown vs. Infamous

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Unknownadjective

Not known; unidentified; not well known.

Infamousadjective

Having a bad reputation, disreputable; notoriously bad, unpleasant or evil; widely known, especially for something bad.

‘He was an infamous traitor.’; ‘He was an infamous perjurer.’;

Unknownnoun

(algebra) A variable (usually x, y or z) whose value is to be found.

Infamousadjective

Causing infamy; disgraceful.

‘This infamous deed tarnishes all involved.’;

Unknownnoun

Any thing, place, or situation about which nothing is known; an unknown fact or piece of information.

Infamousadjective

Subject to a judicial punishment that deprived the infamous person of certain rights; this included a prohibition against holding public office, exercising the franchise, receiving a public pension, serving on a jury, or giving testimony in a court of law.

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Unknownnoun

A person of no identity; a nonentity

Infamousadjective

Of very bad report; having a reputation of the worst kind; held in abhorrence; guilty of something that exposes to infamy; base; notoriously vile; detestable; as, an infamous traitor; an infamous perjurer.

‘False errant knight, infamous, and forsworn.’;

Unknownadjective

Not known; not apprehended.

Infamousadjective

Causing or producing infamy; deserving detestation; scandalous to the last degree; as, an infamous act; infamous vices; infamous corruption.

Unknownnoun

an unknown and unexplored region;

‘they came like angels out the unknown’;

Infamousadjective

Branded with infamy by conviction of a crime; as, at common law, an infamous person can not be a witness.

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Unknownnoun

anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found

Infamousadjective

Having a bad name as being the place where an odious crime was committed, or as being associated with something detestable; hence, unlucky; perilous; dangerous.

‘Infamous hills, and sandy perilous wilds.’; ‘The piny shadeMore infamous by cursed Lycaon made.’;

Unknownnoun

a variable whose values are solutions of an equation

Infamousadjective

having an exceedingly bad reputation;

‘a notorious gangster’; ‘the tenderloin district was notorious for vice’;

Unknownadjective

not known;

‘an unknown amount’; ‘an unknown island’; ‘an unknown writer’; ‘an unknown source’;

Unknownadjective

being or having an unknown or unnamed source;

‘a poem by an unknown author’; ‘corporations responsible to nameless owners’; ‘an unnamed donor’;

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Unknownadjective

not known to exist;

‘things obscurely felt surged up from unsuspected depths in her’;

Unknownadjective

not famous or acclaimed;

‘an obscure family’; ‘unsung heroes of the war’;

Unknownadjective

not known before;

‘used many strange words’; ‘saw many strange faces in the crowd’; ‘don't let anyone unknown into the house’;

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