Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WELL KNOWN

The fisherman had indeed seen Lambert's boat, which was well known.

It is coming into the world now, and will be well known in a few years.

For a long time he had well known that he could claim but a shadow.

The third person who got out was a hawker from Gravesend well known to the porters.

The play is so well known that a synopsis of it is unnecessary.

It was my fortune to be well known to Madame Van Rensselaer, our hostess.

As it is well known he is not a marrying man, you never can have thought of him.

This intention, it is well known, was never carried into effect.

It is well known that there is a leak in the Associated Press Office.

He is not in a large way, but he is well known as a very ingenious man.