Definitions for reputerɪˈpyut
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word repute
the state of being held in high esteem and honor
think of, repute, regard as, look upon, look on, esteem, take to be(verb)
look on as or consider
"she looked on this affair as a joke"; "He thinks of himself as a brilliant musician"; "He is reputed to be intelligent"
Reputation, especially a good reputation.
To attribute or credit something to something; to impute.
To consider, think, esteem, reckon (a person or thing) to be, or as being, something
Origin: From reputer, from Latin reputo, from re- + puto.
to hold in thought; to account; to estimate; to hold; to think; to reckon
character reputed or attributed; reputation, whether good or bad; established opinion; public estimate
specifically: Good character or reputation; credit or honor derived from common or public opinion; -- opposed to disrepute
Origin: [F. rputer, L. reputare to count over, think over; pref. re- re- + putare to count, think. See Putative.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Old things are always in good repute, present things in disfavor.
If you wish to be in good repute, let not the sun find you in bed.
You lose your repute the moment when you compare yourself with unworthy people.
Open your mouth and purse cautiously, and your stock of wealth and reputation shall, at least in repute, be great.
Open your mouth and purse cautiously; and your stock of wealth and reputation shall, at least in repute, be great.
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