Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Having a good reputation; honorable.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Being in good repute; held in esteem; estimable: as, a reputable man or character; reputable conduct.
  • Consistent with good reputation; not mean or disgraceful.
  • Synonyms Respectable, creditable, honorable.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having, or worthy of, good repute; held in esteem; honorable; praiseworthy

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having a good reputation; honourable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having a good reputation

Etymologies

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repute +‎ -able

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