Translation of illustrious in Spanish:

illustrious

ilustre, adj.

Pronunciation: /ɪˈlʌstrɪəs//ɪˈləstriəs/

adjective

  • 1literary

    (family/person) ilustre
    (family/person) insigne formal
    (deeds) glorioso
    • As it happens, Cliff's illustrious career goes back a long way further than that.
    • The hotel with the illustrious past and the four-star deluxe rating must wait a little longer for a fifth star.
    • He will not want to end an illustrious career by walking the plank.
    • His withdrawal from the next two Grand Slams is bound to increase speculation that his illustrious career is now over.
    • There was no excuse for that, considering all their illustrious talent.
    • It has been a hallmark of its illustrious career in broadcasting almost since its inception in the 1920s.
    • He also expressed pleasure to be following in the footsteps of his illustrious predecessor Charles Darwin.
    • And so a sad and bitter end is brought to an illustrious player of immense quality.
    • In these instances, it is rare for the more illustrious team not to make amends for their sloppiness second time around.
    • He was a very consistent performer and rarely had a bad match in his long and illustrious career.
    • Mr Jones has enjoyed an illustrious acting career appearing on Broadway and the West End.
    • Before we left he showed me the wrought iron gates which bore the names of Glasgow's most illustrious graduates.
    • But it is not just his family's illustrious past which concerns the present Lord Lansdowne.
    • Aside from your illustrious career as an actor, how many plays have you written?
    • Between his two spells at Elland Road came an illustrious career in Italy, with the Turin giants Juventus.
    • Scotland's exporting success in eastern Europe has not been exactly illustrious in recent years.
    • The children had a wonderful day out in company of the illustrious cricketer.
    • The courses are not inexpensive, as the illustrious name of the event hotel might indicate.
    • Its title is Yanks and the script is by Colin Welland, one of Britain's most illustrious dramatists.
    • There are many similarities in the short but illustrious careers of Best and John, now the firmest of friends.