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English noun: reputation

1. reputation (state) the state of being held in high esteem and honor


Broader (hypernym)honor, honour, laurels

Narrower (hyponym)black eye, character, fame, name, stock

Attributedisreputable, reputable

Antonymsdiscredit, disrepute

2. reputation (state) notoriety for some particular characteristic

SamplesHis reputation for promiscuity.

Broader (hypernym)ill fame, notoriety

3. reputation (cognition) the general estimation that the public has for a person

SamplesHe acquired a reputation as an actor before he started writing.
He was a person of bad report.


Broader (hypernym)estimate, estimation

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