Employments fall into a hierarchical gradation of reputability.
You see now why I requested you to investigate our reputability?
The pecuniary employments have also the sanction of reputability in a much higher degree than the industrial employments.
Something, for instance, has already been said of its relation to the canons of reputability.
They were at first envious of his reputability, and that pleased him while it lasted.
The canon of reputability is at hand and seizes upon such innovations as are, according to its standard, fit to survive.
Conspicuous consumption of valuable goods is a means of reputability to the gentleman of leisure.
This is more particularly true as regards valuation on grounds so closely related to the aesthetic ground as that of reputability.
And in addition to this, the devout observances also commend themselves to this class on the ground of reputability.
Elegant diction, whether in writing or speaking, is an effective means of reputability.