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reputedly

[ri-pyoo-tid-lee] /rɪˈpyu tɪd li/
adverb
1.
according to reputation or popular belief:
a reputedly honest man.
Origin of reputedly
1680-1690
First recorded in 1680-90; reputed + -ly
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reputedly

/rɪˈpjuːtɪdlɪ/
adverb
1.
according to general belief or supposition: the reputedly excellent food
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