repute n : the state of being held in high esteem and honor [syn: reputation] [ant: disrepute] v : look on as or consider; "she looked on this affair as a joke"; "He thinks of himself as a brilliant musician"; "He is reputed to be intelligent" [syn: think of, regard as, look upon, look on, esteem, take to be]
- Rhymes with: -uːt
- Reputation, especially a good reputation.
reputation, especially a good reputation
to attribute or credit something to something
- For other uses, see Kudos (disambiguation).
Usage expanded again as the term entered the vocabulary of the gaming community. For example, you can earn kudos for completing certain in-game tasks, such as those in the Metropolis Street Racer, the Project Gotham Racing series and as part of the 'Varrock Museum' mini-task in the popular MMORPG Runescape. One can give another either none, one, or two kudos for praise of another's blog.
"Not used commonly in Australia, China, or in Ireland."
repute in German: Wertschätzung
repute in French: Kudos
repute in Dutch: kudos
repute in Norwegian: Kudos
repute in Norwegian Nynorsk: Kudos
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