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Having a good reputation; honorable.

rep′u·ta·bil′i·ty n.
rep′u·ta·bly adv.
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Noun1.reputability - honorableness by virtue of being respectable and having a good reputation
honorableness, honourableness - the quality of deserving honor or respect; characterized by honor
decency - the quality of being polite and respectable
disreputability, disreputableness, unrespectability - dishonorableness by virtue of lacking respectability or a good reputation


nAnsehen nt; (of person also)Ehrbarkeit f (geh); (of firm)Seriosität f
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