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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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Adv.1.reputably - in a reputable manner
disreputably - in a disreputable manner
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adv (= well)ordentlich; behaveehrenhaft; dealseriös; he is reputably established in the business worlder wird in der Geschäftswelt respektiert; he is now reputably employed as a gardenerer hat jetzt eine seriöse Anstellung als Gärtner
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Such things as could be said for him, were said - how he had taken to industrious habits, and had thriven lawfully and reputably. But, nothing could unsay the fact that he had returned, and was there in presence of the Judge and Jury.
Her mother, wishing to connect him reputably with the great dead, had compared him with Mr.
Where is the merit of living reputably, when your life is one course of prosperity and enjoyment?
Micawber; and where, by throwing out a bow-window, or carrying up the roof another story, or making some little alteration of that sort, they might live, comfortably and reputably, for a few years.
Our initial route up the west coast of the island, we take in the 17th-century St James Anglican church which has enjoyed a few famous visitors before me, including Tony and Cherie Blair, before noshing on some tasty treats at PRC Bakery, Speightstown, which are reputably the best on the island.
With core competencies that complement one another and their customer base, the seasoned entities will build on the opportunity they have reputably created for local business within the non-bank niche between captive and subprime lending.
Duke, whose company is reputably the most prominent Nigerian/African entertainment setup in America, was responsible for the historic sold-out Burna Boy 'African Giant' Tour concert stopover at the iconic Apollo Theatre in Harlem, New York on April 5.
No wonder it is reputably one of the richest museums in the Middle East.
Sixty-two hardy runners took part in what is reputably the muddiest race in the Scottish hill running calendar.
For the first time, this year's Dubai International Boat Show (DIBS) 2019 will feature the involvement of Dolphin Marine Group, a regional leader in maritime safety equipment and services.The regionally renowned event, which has grown to be known for anchoring the region's biggest marine and lifestyle experiences, is set to take place from February 26 to March 2 at the Dubai Canal, Jumeirah in Dubai, UAE.Speaking about the company's first-time participation, Hussein El Bagouri, managing director of Dolphin Marine Group, said: "Our attendance at this year's reputably known event is a commemorative landmark milestone for Dolphin Marine as we seek to expand our company's presence locally.
The tale of Lady Godiva says that during the 11th century, a noblewoman reputably rode naked through Coventry after her husband harshly taxed his tenants.
Moving this vehicle forward is Hyundai's reputably powerful 2.2-liter CRDi diesel engine that produces 200-PS at 3,800 rpm and maximum torque of 441 Nm at 1,740-2,750 rpm.