With a few of his own kind he had the repute of one who said very good things.
Saunders was a bachelor of fifty and a misogynist by repute.
Tawell was executed, and the notoriety of the case brought the telegraph into repute.
Also figuratively: bld wde sprang (his repute spread afar), 18.
Peradventure they be gentlemen of repute, and might hit back.
Like Monsieur Manette, ...