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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 re·pute /rɪˈpjut/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·pute, 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. “Dead stocks, which have been of repute.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·pute v. t. [imp. & p. p. Reputed; p. pr. & vb. n. Reputing.]  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) 2.0

      n : the state of being held in high esteem and honor [syn: reputation]
          [ant: disrepute]
      v : look on as or consider; "she looked on this affair as a
          joke"; "He thinks of himself as a brilliant musician";
          "He is reputed to be intelligent" [syn: think of, regard
          as, look upon, look on, esteem, take to be]