Is it asking too much for a reputed American political leader to communicate in complete sentences?
Since his advance alone is reputed to be more than $7 million, this represents, as the Americans say, a whole chunk of change.
This time its “big short” was against the American taxpayer, and the gain was a reputed $2.6 billion.
1540s, "held in repute," past participle adjective from repute (v.). Meaning "supposed to be" is from 1570s. Related: Reputedly.