[rep-yuh-tuh-buh l] /ˈrɛp yə tə bəl/
held in good ; honorable; respectable; estimable:
a reputable organization.
considered to be good or acceptable usage; standard:
having a good reputation; honoured, trustworthy, or respectable
(of words) acceptable as good usage; standard
1610s, from repute + -able. Meaning “having a good reputation” is from 1670s. Related: Reputably.
[ri-kwahyuh r-muh nt] /rɪˈkwaɪər mənt/ noun 1. that which is ; a thing demanded or obligatory: One of the requirements of the job is accuracy. 2. an act or instance of . 3. a need or necessity: to meet the requirements of daily life. /rɪˈkwaɪəmənt/ noun 1. something demanded or imposed as an obligation: Latin […]
[rek-wuh-zit] /ˈrɛk wə zɪt/ adjective 1. or necessary for a particular purpose, position, etc.; indispensable: the requisite skills of an engineer. noun 2. something requisite; a necessary quality, thing, etc. /ˈrɛkwɪzɪt/ adjective 1. absolutely essential; indispensable noun 2. something indispensable; necessity adjective required, necessary; indispensable noun something required, necessary, or indispensable Word Origin Latin requirere […]
[ri-zurv] /rɪˈzɜrv/ verb (used with object), reserved, reserving. 1. to keep back or save for future use, disposal, treatment, etc. 2. to retain or secure by express stipulation. 3. to set apart for a particular use, purpose, service, etc.: ground reserved for gardening. 4. to keep for oneself. 5. to retain (the original color) of […]
[non-rez-i-duh nt] /nɒnˈrɛz ɪ dənt/ adjective 1. not in a particular place. 2. not residing where official duties require a person to reside. noun 3. a person who is nonresident. /nɒnˈrɛzɪdənt/ noun 1. a person who is not residing in the place implied or specified: the hotel restaurant is open to nonresidents 2. a British […]