Repute

Definition of Repute

Re`pute´   Pronunciation: r?-p?t´
v. t.1.To hold in thought; to account; to estimate; to hold; to think; to reckon.
[imp. & p. p. Reputed; p. pr. & vb. n. Reputing.]
Wherefore are we counted as beasts, and reputed vile in your sight?
- Job xviii. 3.
The king your father was reputed for
A prince most prudent.
- Shak.
n.1.Character reputed or attributed; reputation, whether good or bad; established opinion; public estimate.
He who regns
Monarch in heaven, till then as one secure
Sat on his throne, upheld by old repute.
- Milton.
2.Specifically: Good character or reputation; credit or honor derived from common or public opinion; - opposed to disrepute.

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