Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Reputed'
Reputed Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
adj : commonly put forth or accepted as true on inconclusive
grounds; "the foundling's putative father"; "the
reputed (or purported) author of the book"; "the
supposed date of birth" [syn: putative(a), purported(a),
- Repute \Re*pute"\ (r?-p?t"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Reputed; p.
pr. & vb. n. Reputing.] [F. r['e]puter, L. reputare to
count over, think over; pref. re- re- + putare to count,
think. See Putative.]
To hold in thought; to account; to estimate; to hold; to
think; to reckon.
Wherefore are we counted as beasts, and reputed vile in
your sight? --Job xviii.
The king your father was reputed for A prince most
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- Reputed mob boss acquitted in 1997 slaying of off-duty NYC police officer
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- Reputed RI mobster pleads guilty, gets 9 years
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- Reputed Denver gang member found guilty of federal drug, gun crimes
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