Repu tableness

Repu tableness
Reputable Rep"u*ta*ble (r?p"?-t?-b'l), a. [From {Repute}.] Having, or worthy of, good repute; held in esteem; honorable; praiseworthy; as, a reputable man or character; reputable conduct. [1913 Webster]

In the article of danger, it is as reputable to elude an enemy as defeat one. --Broome. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Respectable; creditable; estimable. [1913 Webster] -- {Rep"u ta*ble*ness}, n. -- {Rep"u*ta*bly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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