notorious

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annual or perennial grasses including decorative and meadow species as well as notorious agricultural weeds Alopecurus , genus Alopecurus
knave, of a notorious arrant
part of a city that is notorious for gambling dens and brothels and saloons and riotous night life (especially the waterfront of San Francisco after the gold rush of 1849) Barbary Coast
English romantic poet notorious for his rebellious and unconventional lifestyle (1788-1824) Byron , Lord George Gordon Byron , Sixth Baron Byron of Rochdale
secret society in Naples notorious for violence and blackmail Camorra
wide bay of the Indian Ocean in southern Australia; notorious for storms Great Australian Bight
most notorious and possibly the most important arm of Iraq's security system IIS , Iraqi Intelligence Service , Iraqi Mukhabarat
Roman Emperor notorious for his monstrous vice and fantastic luxury (was said to have started a fire that destroyed much of Rome in 64) but the Empire remained prosperous during his rule (37-68) Lucius Domitius Ahenobarbus , Nero , Nero Claudius Caesar Drusus Germanicus
former prison in London notorious for its unsanitary conditions and burnt down in riots in 1780; a new prison was built on the same spot but was torn down in 1902 Newgate
town in west central Texas; formerly a notorious frontier town San Angelo
former English court that became notorious for its arbitrary methods and severe punishments Star Chamber
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