by reputation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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by reputation

not ​directly, by ​hearing what other ​people say: The two men ​know each other only by reputation.
(Definition of by reputation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “by reputation”
in Chinese (Simplified) 因知名度, 听说…
in Chinese (Traditional) 因知名度, 聽說…
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