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disreputable

adjective dis·rep·u·ta·ble \(ˌ)dis-ˈre-pyə-tə-bəl\

: not respected or trusted by most people : having a bad reputation

Full Definition of DISREPUTABLE

:  not reputable
dis·rep·u·ta·bil·i·ty \(ˌ)dis-ˌre-pyə-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
dis·rep·u·ta·ble·ness \(ˌ)dis-ˈre-pyə-tə-bəl-nəs\ noun
dis·rep·u·ta·bly \-blē\ adverb
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Examples of DISREPUTABLE

  1. <a disreputable Internet retailer that had a record of hundreds of complaints for shoddy merchandise and slow refunds>

First Known Use of DISREPUTABLE

circa 1726
DISREPUTABILITY Defined for Kids

disreputable

adjective dis·rep·u·ta·ble \dis-ˈre-pyə-tə-bəl\

Definition of DISREPUTABLE for Kids

:  not respectable or honest <disreputable business practices>

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