What does REP mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rep(noun)

    informal abbreviation of `representative'

  2. rep, repp(noun)

    a fabric with prominent rounded crosswise ribs


  1. rep(Noun)

    Short form of reputation.

    Try not to make it easy for the tabloids to ruin your rep.

  2. rep(Noun)

    Short form of repetition.

    I get a better bicep workout if I use less weight and more reps.

  3. rep(Noun)

    Short form of representative.

  4. rep(Noun)

    Short form of repertory.

    She did her time in reps before she made the grade in West End theatre.

  5. rep(Noun)

    A fabric made of silk or wool, or of silk and wool, and having a transversely corded or ribbed surface; repp.

  6. rep(Verb)

    To represent; to act as a representative for.

  7. Rep(Abbreviation)


  8. Origin: Shortening of any of: repetition, repertory, representative, reputation, repp

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rep(noun)

    a fabric made of silk or wool, or of silk and wool, and having a transversely corded or ribbed surface

  2. Rep(adj)

    formed with a surface closely corded, or ribbed transversely; -- applied to textile fabrics of silk or wool; as, rep silk

  3. Origin: [Prob. a corruption of rib: cf. F. reps.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rep

    Repp, rep, n. a kind of cloth having a finely corded surface. [Prob. a corruption of rib.]

  2. Rep

    rep, n. a slang abbreviation of reputation.

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Anagrams for REP »

  1. ERP, PER, per, pre, RPE

How to pronounce REP?

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How to say REP in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of REP in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of REP in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of REP in a Sentence

  1. Shannen Doherty:

    Badass : A Hard-Earned Guide to Living Life with Style and( the Right) Attitude, i have a rep. Did I earn it ? Yeah, I did. But, after a while you sort of try to shed that rep because you're kind of a different person.

  2. Vice President Joe Biden:

    In the summer of 2007, Iowa State Rep. Lisa Heddens introduced her mentally disabled son to then-Sen. Joe Biden, D-Delaware. ‘Biden didn’t brush him off and was patient with the way he speaks. You know, it is hard to understand him,’ Heddens said of the meeting with her son, Paul, who was then 12 years old. Biden stayed in touch…And that’s the reason Heddens will wait untilBiden makes a decisionon whether he'll run before she makes a decision about who she'll support. State Senator Herman Quirmbach publicly endorsed Biden earlier this week, even though Biden has not yet announced his intention to run.

  3. Jared Huffman:

    Some of these folks were booing (Rep.) Barbara Lee, D-Calif., at the California (delegation) breakfast this morning, i mean, she’s to the left of Bernie Sanders. It tells you a lot about the intensity of the faction.

  4. Nancy Pelosi:

    The fact that in a very progressive district in New York, it went more progressive — and (incumbent Rep.) Joe Crowley is a progressive — but to the left of Joe Crowley is about that district, it is not to be viewed as something that stands for everything else.

  5. Tommy Hanes:

    Rep. Omar is ungrateful to the United States and the opportunities that have been afforded to her, anyone that holds contempt for America ought not serve this great nation as a member of Congress.

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