Meaning of infamous
Pronunciation: (in'fu-mus), [key]
- having an extremely bad reputation: an infamous city.
- deserving of or causing an evil reputation; shamefully malign; detestable: an infamous deed.
- deprived of certain rights as a citizen, as a consequence of conviction of certain offenses.
- of or pertaining to offenses involving such deprivation.
- infamous (Thesaurus)