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adjective well-known pronunciation in American English

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  1. known by many people or by the people involved in a particular situation

    It’s a well-known fact that he shares business interests with them.

    well-known for:

    Though most well-known for her TV work, she’s accepted a role in the movie.

    well-known to/in:

    Our argument against the merger is well known to the company.

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