Misreputed vs Disreputed - What's the difference?

misreputed | disreputed |


As verbs the difference between misreputed and disreputed

is that misreputed is (misrepute) while disreputed is (disrepute).

misreputed

English

Verb

(head)
  • (misrepute)

  • misrepute

    English

    Verb

    (misreput)
  • To hold in the wrong estimation; to repute or estimate erroneously.
  • (Webster 1913)

    disreputed

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (disrepute)

  • disrepute

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • Loss or want of reputation; ill character; disesteem; discredit.
  • *
  • Herbarium material does not, indeed, allow one to extrapolate safely: what you see is what you get; what you get is classical alpha-taxonomy which is, very largely and for sound reasons, in disrepute today.
  • * Sir Walter Scott
  • At the beginning of the eighteenth century astrology fell into general disrepute .

    Verb

    (disreput)
  • To bring into disreputation; to hold in dishonor.
  • Anagrams

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