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For Zuzia Whelan and her 80-year-old grandmother, this salad is as important as any dish of repute.

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Some of these critics, notably Truffaut, Claude Chabrol, and Eric Rohmer, later became filmmakers of international repute.

Erik Rush, a semiliterate “pundit” of no repute, tweeted that Saudis should be aggressively profiled at American airports.

Name Synonyms;
reputation, title, appellation, denomination, repute.

“Neighbors of the Anderson's [ sic] advised that family was of good repute,” Caulfield wrote in a memo.

A 15-year-old girl is “a five-foot-ten-inch mantis of legendary poise and ballet repute.”

His Indian repute had not preceded him to such degree as to make the way easy for him through the London crowd.

Mrs. Tremayne, I am a man of substantial position, and perhaps I may say of some repute in serious circles.

Accordingly the Shasters were, for a time, in high repute among those who knew very little about them.

In Venezuela it is an important article of agriculture, and the product is of fine quality and in good repute in Europe.

Joke indeed there is none, but it is the popular repute or suspicion of a jest that exercises this fascination.


On this page you'll find 241 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to repute, such as: character, chastity, courage, decency, dignity, and fairness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.