Definitions for reputerɪˈpyut

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  1. repute, reputation(verb)

    the state of being held in high esteem and honor

  2. 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"

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  1. repute(Noun)

    Reputation, especially a good reputation.

  2. repute(Verb)

    To attribute or credit something to something; to impute.

  3. repute(Verb)

    To consider, think, esteem, reckon (a person or thing) to be, or as being, something

  4. Origin: From reputer, from Latin reputo, from re- + puto.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Repute(verb)

    to hold in thought; to account; to estimate; to hold; to think; to reckon

  2. Repute(noun)

    character reputed or attributed; reputation, whether good or bad; established opinion; public estimate

  3. Repute(noun)

    specifically: Good character or reputation; credit or honor derived from common or public opinion; -- opposed to disrepute

  4. Origin: [F. rputer, L. reputare to count over, think over; pref. re- re- + putare to count, think. See Putative.]

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