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reputed

adj. referring to what is accepted by general public belief, whether or not correct.

reputed

adjective accepted by general opinion, accepted by public opinion, asserted, assumed, concluded, considered, declared, deduced, deemed, held out as, imaggned to be, implied, inferred, insinuated, judged to be, known to be, maintained as, perceived as, presumed as, presupposed to be, proposed to be, propounded to be, putative, regarded as, supposed, understood to be
Associated concepts: reputed owner
See also: putative
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We traversed the street called Straight a good way, and then turned off and called at the reputed house of Ananias.
In neither case did the honor of the magistracy sustain any injury; for it is far better that a judge should be reputed imbecile or profound than deaf.
He experimentised on five forms, which are commonly reputed to be varieties, and which he tested by the severest trial, namely, by reciprocal crosses, and he found their mongrel offspring perfectly fertile.
not for the sake of justice, but for the sake of character and reputation; in the hope of obtaining for him who is reputed just some of those offices, marriages, and the like which Glaucon has enumerated among the advantages accruing to the unjust from the reputation of justice.
But about the wicked there is another strain; they bury them in a slough in Hades, and make them carry water in a sieve; also while they are yet living they bring them to infamy, and inflict upon them the punishments which Glaucon described as the portion of the just who are reputed to be unjust; nothing else does their invention supply.
The doctor, however, had much the larger share of learning, and was by many reputed to have the better understanding.
At that time, before Rouletabille had given proof of his unique talent, Larsan was reputed as the most skilful unraveller of the most mysterious and complicated crimes.
The AJK Police have principally decided to immediately move for the revival of the Citizen Police Liaison Committee (CPLC) in the district comprising highly credible and good reputed notables belonging to all segments of the society.
PESHAWAR -- At least 57 shopkeepers, butchers and owners of reputed hotels were arrested for selling the meat on prohibited day and taken to lockup for violation of rules after an action taken against them by district administration on Tuesday.
Damas will continue to evolve and expand not only across the GCC but worldwide as it transforms from a reputed home-grown brand in Dubai to a reputed international jewellery brand from Dubai.
com)-- The ERBA Group of Companies has spread its wings across the globe and is today recognized as one of the most reputed organizations offering quality diagnostic solutions.
Summary: Al Musannah: The 3rd Religious Forum were concluded at a reputed hotel in Al Musannah .