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repute -- as in: in good repute
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Emma
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  • Mrs. Goddard’s school was in high repute—and very deservedly; for Highbury was reckoned a particularly healthy spot: she had an ample house and garden, gave the children plenty of wholesome food, let them run about a great deal in the summer, and in winter dressed their chilblains with her own hands.

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  • Neighbors complained that it was a house of ill repute.
  • a man of good repute

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