Famous and Historic


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Famous adjective – Widely known.
Historic is a synonym for famous. In some cases you can use "Historic" instead an adjective "Famous".
Nearby Words: fame, famously, famed, famousness
Synonyms for Famous


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Historic adjective – Having great meaning or lasting effect.
Usage example: a historic peace agreement between the two nations

Famous is a synonym for historic in momentous topic. You can use "Famous" instead an adjective "Historic", if it concerns topics such as significant.
Nearby Words: history, historical, historically, historian, historicity
Synonyms for Historic

Things that words describes

character famous character historic character
people famous people historic people
speech famous speech historic speech
figure famous figure historic figure
Other nouns: example, characters, battle, figures, events, players, songs, examples, landmarks.

Both words in one sentence

  • Rich (and several of the gunsmiths) thought it almost sacrilegious to paint such a famous and historic gun that color, but went along with it anyway.
  • Replacement Scrappy Since the early '90s many famous and historic resorts in Las Vegas have been closed down and demolished and are usually replaced by bigger, fancier, and more modern resorts.
  • The historic Murasaki Shikibu is best known as the author of The Tale of Genji, one of the world's earliest novels as well as one of the most famous and significant works of Japanese literature.
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