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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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On February 5, 2003, the month before the invasion, then-Secretary of State Colin Powell told the UN Security Council that Iraq's denials of its reputed ties with al-Qaeda were "simply not credible.
Well, if winning means eliminating Iraq's reputed weapons of mass destruction, there is no victory to obtain because those weapons do not exist.
Peters, wife of reputed Mexican Mafia leader Benjamin Peters, was acquitted of that charge.
The centre is to be created at the predominantly medieval Worthyvale Manor, close to Slaughterbridge, near Camelford, north Cornwall, where a stone marks Arthur's reputed last battle with his son Mordred in the 6th Century.
The IG prisons said that so far 460 officers and 8,838 other employees have acquired training from reputed institutions of the country, and 238 officials are getting training currently.
The suspect, a reputed gang member, fled, leaving the victim collapsed next to his truck - the knife still in his neck, Ullman said.
Authorities are investigating the apparent suicide of a reputed mobster who was the lead defendant in a murder and racketeering trial.
The debenture is reimbursable by the issuance of 2,025,000 common shares of Rocmec having a reputed value of $481,950.
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.
Sunderdas Zaveri, or LSZ, one of India's oldest and most reputed jewellers, have launched their new bridal collection for the upcoming wedding season.