Definitions of reputation

  1. The character imputed to a person in the community in which he lives. It is admissible in evidence when he puts his character in issue, or when such reputation is otherwise part of the issue of a case. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Specifically: Good reputation; favorable regard; public esteem; general credit; good name. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Account; value. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Good name or standing; honor; credit; as, a citizen of reputation; the general opinion, good or bad, held of a person or thing; as, a reputation for generosity. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. State of being held in repute: estimation: character as established in public opinion: credit: fame. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Estimation; public character; credit. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. The estimation in which a person or thing is held by others; repute. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. Good name; the credit, honour, or character which is derived from a favourable public opinion or esteem; character by report; repute. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. Good name; character by public opinion; credit. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  10. Reputedly. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for reputation

  1. You prove yourself quite worthy of your reputation which has often reached us. – Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn
  2. She remembered his reputation for going to sleep, and wondered whether she had been wise in her second choice. – A Modern Chronicle, Volume 5 by Winston Churchill