Decent

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Definition

decent: respectable, reasonable, adequate, fine
adjective
The accommodation during our vacation was decent. It was satisfactory for the price we paid.

Examples

  • "If you're not prepared to pay a decent price, I'll find another buyer."
  • "Go to a decent tailor and get measured properly."
  • "Before I forget, here is the financial report for the fall quarter, I think the numbers are pretty decent."
  • "Many women have tried, and yet none have succeeded in making me into a decent person!"
  • "And I'm afraid we won't be able to give it a decent burial until you settle last month's invoice."
  • "I haven't met Bruno himself yet, and this guy can't make a decent cup of coffee."
  • "There was a decent turnout: Icarus, Luna, and Philip all made it."

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