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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
  3. 
 
  The  king  your  father  was  reputed  for  A  prince  most 
  prudent.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  reputed 
  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)}, 
  {reputed(a)},  {supposed(a)}] 




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