A person's repute is what others think of them; repute can also refer to someone's standing in society.
If you impute something, such as blame or a crime, to somebody, you say (usually unfairly) that that person is responsible for it.
Something putative is supposed to be real; for example, a putative leader is one who everyone assumes is the leader—even though they may not be in reality.
A dispute is a disagreement or argument about something.
the procedure of calculating
make a mathematical calculation or computation
a machine for performing calculations automatically
a group of representatives or delegates
transfer power to someone
someone authorized to exercise the powers of sheriff in emergencies
the formal presentation of a stated proposition and the opposition to it (usually followed by a vote)
inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree, even to engage in law suits
lacking respectability in character or behavior or appearance
the state of being held in low esteem
a statement attributing something dishonest (especially a criminal offense)
not open to question
the state of being held in high esteem and honor
generally believed to be
generally agreed upon
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