[ dem-ee-rep ]
/ ˈdɛm iˌrɛp /
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Origin of demirep
First recorded in 1740–50; short for demi-reputation
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British Dictionary definitions for demirep
/ (ˈdɛmɪˌrɛp) /
rare a woman of bad repute, esp a prostitute
Word Origin for demirep
C18: from demi- + rep (utation)
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