Meaning of “reputed” in the English Dictionary

"reputed" in English

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reputedadjective

uk /rɪˈpjuː.tɪd/ us /rɪˈpjuː.t̬ɪd/
reputedly
adverb uk /rɪˈpjuː.tɪd.li/ us /rɪˈpjuː.t̬ɪd.li/

She reputedly (= is said to have) turned down a $2 million advertising contract.

(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/

generally reported or believed:

[ + to infinitive ] The restaurant is reputed to be the best of its kind in the city.
reputedly
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)