reputed Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “reputed” in the English Dictionary

"reputed" in British English

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uk   /rɪˈpjuː.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/

reputed adjective (BELIEVED)

said to be the ​truesituationalthough this is not ​known to be ​certain and may not be ​likely: She is reputed to be 25 ​yearsyounger than her ​husband. They ​employed him because of his reputed ​skill in ​dealing with the ​press.

reputed adjective (FAMOUS)

famous and with a good ​reputation: These ​comments were ​provided by reputed ​experts on the ​subject.
adverb uk   us   /-li/
She reputedly (= is said to have)turned down a $2 million ​advertisingcontract.
(Definition of reputed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"reputed" in American English

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reputedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /rɪˈpju·t̬ɪd/
generallyreported or ​believed: [+ to infinitive] The ​restaurant is reputed to be the ​best of ​itskind in the ​city.
adverb [not gradable]  us   /rɪˈpju·t̬ɪd·li/
At one ​time he was reputedly the ​richest man in ​America.
(Definition of reputed from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “reputed”
in Chinese (Simplified) 据说的, 普遍认为的, 号称的…
in Turkish ...sayılan, sözde, güya…
in Russian предполагаемый, считающийся…
in Chinese (Traditional) 據說的, 普遍認為的, 號稱的…
in Polish rzekomy…
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