good report


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good report

noun
A person's high standing among others:
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191-3: Thus spake the Boeotian, even Hesiod (2), servant of the sweet Muses: `whomsoever the immortals honour, the good report of mortals also followeth him.
Whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are honest and of good report, think on these things.
You are well recommended to me; I hear a good report of you.
And this is the way with the just; he who endures to the end of every action and occasion of his entire life has a good report and carries off the prize which men have to bestow.
Eric, who was strolling in the garden, gave us a good report of the invalid, who was still in bed, with Lady Muriel in attendance.
She rapidly advanced in esteem, in good report, and in usefulness, and Abelard as rapidly lost ground.
Our plain course, however, under good report and evil report, and all kinds of prejudice (we are the victims of prejudice), is to have everything openly carried on.
The prayers of a penitent soul that thirsted for righteousness and for all things lovely and of good report, had been rejected by these religious people.
Of a commended stranger, only the good report is told by others, only the good and new is heard by us.
In consequence of the good report thus acquired, Owen Warland was invited by the proper authorities to regulate the clock in the church steeple.
Smith, for I wanted a steam launch, and I have heard good reports of the--Let me see, what is her name?
Tracing where the proceeds of the transactions went, Aguirre said they received a really good report from the AMLC.