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repute
British English: /rɪˈpjuːt/
American English: /rəˈpjut/

Translation of repute in German:

transitive verb

  • in pass. be reputed [to be] something
    als etwas gelten
    she is reputed to have/make …
    man sagt, dass sie … hat/macht
    be very highly reputed [as a doctor]
    einen sehr guten Ruf [als Arzt] haben

noun

  • Ruf, der
    Ansehen, das
    hold somebody/something in high repute
    von jemandem/etwas eine hohe Meinung haben
    jemanden/etwas hoch schätzen
    [formal]
    of ill repute
    von schlechtem Ruf
    know somebody by repute
    von jemandem schon viel gehört haben
    a philosopher of repute
    ein angesehener Philosoph
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