Reputation is the way you are viewed by people and by your community and the way these people think of you.(noun)
An example of reputation is the general belief that someone is a nice, honest and hard working person.
See reputation in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME reputacioun < L reputatio < reputatus, pp. of reputare: see repute
See reputation in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English reputacioun
Origin: , from Latin reputātiō, reputātiōn-, a reckoning
Origin: , from reputātus
Origin: , past participle of reputāre, to reckon, think over; see repute.
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