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repute

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verb re·pute \ri-ˈpyüt\

Definition of repute

reputed

;

reputing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  believe, consider

Origin and Etymology of repute

Middle English, from Anglo-French reputer, from Latin reputare to reckon up, think over, from re- + putare to reckon


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repute

noun re·pute

Definition of repute

  1. 1 :  the character or status commonly ascribed to one :  reputation

  2. 2 :  the state of being favorably known, spoken of, or esteemed

Examples of repute in a Sentence

  1. that's a repair shop of good repute

First Known Use of repute

1539



REPUTE Defined for English Language Learners

repute

noun

Definition of repute for English Language Learners

  • : good reputation


REPUTE Defined for Kids

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repute

play
verb re·pute \ri-ˈpyüt\

Definition of repute for Students

reputed

;

reputing

  1. :  consider 3 She is reputed to be a millionaire.


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repute

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noun re·pute

Definition of repute for Students

  1. 1 :  reputation 1 He is held in good repute.

  2. 2 :  good reputation doctors of repute



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