Usage examples for reputation

  1. Apparently the place had a reputation. – A Canadian Bankclerk by J. P. Buschlen
  2. You prove yourself quite worthy of your reputation, which has often reached us. – Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn
  3. His reputation must depend the more on this political adventure, because he had already determined that 1841 should be his last year in Canada- he would not stay, he said, though they made him Duke of Canada and Prince of Regiopolis. – British Supremacy & Canadian Self-Government 1839-1854 by J. L. Morison
  4. The reputation of a judge depends on the opinion which the lawyers have of him. – The American Judiciary by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD
  5. Has not my reputation in this regard come to your ears? – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  6. Gentlemen and Ladies, I take you all to witness, this person has scandalised my reputation. – The Adventures of Roderick Random by Tobias Smollett
  7. These have both a reputation. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  8. We used to hear of the character, of the reputation, of the honour of England. – Lady-John-Russell by MacCarthy, Desmond
  9. I didn't know anything about the old man's reputation when I called on him. – Tales of the Road by Charles N. Crewdson
  10. You see, I would never deserve a bad reputation, but there's nothing else I wouldn't do to get one. – Marge Askinforit by Barry Pain
  11. But long before that time Spring Hill had gained a great reputation. – Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands by Mary Seacole Commentator: W. H. Russell
  12. This book was fatal to Paine's reputation. – The Rise of the Democracy by Joseph Clayton
  13. I am known, and I've a reputation to keep up. – Parisian Points of View by Ludovic Halévy Commentator: Brander Matthews
  14. She remembered his reputation for going to sleep, and wondered whether she had been wise in her second choice. – A Modern Chronicle, Volume 5 by Winston Churchill
  15. I must seek character before reputation. – My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year by John Henry Jowett
  16. " There," he said, at length, " you may see the advantage of a reputation." – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin
  17. Anyone who did not know us by sight, anyone who had known us by reputation from the days when we had worked together in the Dry- towns, might easily take one of us for the other. – The Door Through Space by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  18. Your reputation and your future must be saved. – Kenelm Chillingly, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  19. They have made you a sad reputation among 'em, nephew! – The Virginians by William Makepeace Thackeray
  20. She knew Julian's reputation and at first had kept out of his way. – Patsy by S. R. Crockett