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reputable

rep·u·ta·ble

reputable

 
pronunciation:
rep y t bl
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: having a good reputation.
He would rather go to a reputable used car dealer than buy a car from a stranger.
synonyms:
honest, respectable, straight
antonyms:
disreputable, infamous, sleazy
similar words:
aboveboard, creditable, dependable, esteemed, estimable, honored, irreproachable, reliable, savory, trustworthy, upright
definition 2: considered proper usage, esp. of words.
synonyms:
proper, standard
similar words:
acceptable, correct
derivations: reputably (adv.), reputability (n.), reputableness (n.)