1 the estimation in which a person or thing is generally held; opinion
2 a high opinion generally held about a person or thing; esteem
3 notoriety or fame, esp. for some specified characteristic
have a reputation to be known or notorious, esp. for promiscuity, excessive drinking, or the like
(C14: from Latin reputatio a reckoning, from reputare to calculate, meditate; see repute)
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