reputation

Your reputation is the general belief or opinion that other people have about you. If you are considered trustworthy and kind, you have a good reputation.

Reputation comes from the Latin word reputationem, which means "consideration." It's how people consider, or label, you — good or bad. The noun reputation can also mean "being known for having a specific skill or characteristic." For example, if you have a reputation in snow shoveling, your phone will soon be ringing off the hook with your lazy neighbors calling.

Definitions of reputation
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n the general estimation that the public has for a person

“he acquired a reputation as an actor before he started writing”
Synonyms:
report
Type of:
estimate, estimation
the respect with which a person is held

n the state of being held in high esteem and honor

Synonyms:
repute
Antonyms:
discredit, disrepute
the state of being held in low esteem
Types:
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black eye
a bad reputation
stock
the reputation and popularity a person has
character
good repute
name
a person's reputation
fame
favorable public reputation
Type of:
honor, honour, laurels
the state of being honored

n notoriety for some particular characteristic

“his reputation for promiscuity”
Type of:
ill fame, notoriety
the state of being known for some unfavorable act or quality

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