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Having a good reputation:‘a reputable company’
well thought of, highly regarded, well respected, respected, respectable, with a good reputation, of repute, of good repute, creditable, esteemed, prestigious, estimableestablished, well knownreliable, dependable, trusted, trustworthy, tried and trusted, honest, honourable, principled, above board, legitimate, upright, virtuous, irreproachable, anti-corruption, worthy, good, excellent, conscientiouslegitcopper-bottomedof good reportView synonyms
- ‘Base the decision on a nitrate analysis by a reputable laboratory, and after consulting with your physician to help evaluate the level of risk.’
- ‘A merchant account: if you are taking credit card details over a website, you will need a merchant account with a reputable bank to process the payments.’
- ‘Ensure that the source is legitimate and reputable.’
- ‘For its part, Knoedler claimed to have purchased the painting, unaware of its past, from a reputable dealer in Paris that same year.’
- ‘Instead, you should find a reputable credit counseling service to help you figure out how to manage your debt.’
- ‘Several years ago I set up a credit card with, shall we say, not the world's most reputable credit card company.’
- ‘We tried to wear an open and friendly face, so when a TV crew from a reputable BBC current-affairs programme came to call, I said we should be as helpful as we could be.’
- ‘It's a very specialist area and you need reputable wine merchants whom you can trust.’
- ‘He stresses patience and scholarly preparation in collecting, which includes visits to museums and reputable galleries.’
- ‘Some reputable political observers have said that with the American economy improving, Dean would have a very hard time winning any of the southern states.’
- ‘It may seem blindingly obvious, but when purchasing property in the Costa del Sol, only deal with established and reputable estate agents.’
- ‘One can only wonder how radio stations with highly reputable music directors allow such ‘tasteless’ music to be played.’
- ‘Ask for bank and trade references, follow them up and undertake a credit check with a reputable agency if required.’
- ‘I judged an award that was funded by the wealthy heir of a media fortune and administered by a reputable arts organization.’
- ‘Other reputable outfits are jumping on the gravy train.’
- ‘There will always be excellent games coming out from reputable developers.’
- ‘Plus, you may think your accountant or attorney is trustworthy, efficient and reputable, but you'll never know for sure.’
- ‘If you're struggling with debt and unsure about your options, talk to a reputable credit counselor before filing for bankruptcy.’
- ‘Apart from the well-known reputable ones, many of the organisations operating in this field are unknown entities.’
- ‘As with any highly specialized collector's item, it's difficult to uncover reputable channels of distribution.’
Early 17th century: from obsolete French, or from medieval Latin reputabilis, from Latin reputare reflect upon (see repute).
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