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decent /ˈdiːsənt/ adjective


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decent
[adjective]
Synonyms:
- reasonable, adequate, ample, fair, passable, satisfactory, sufficient, tolerable
- respectable, chaste, decorous, modest, proper, pure
- proper, appropriate, becoming, befitting, fitting, seemly, suitable
- kind, accommodating, courteous, friendly, generous, gracious, helpful, obliging, thoughtful
Antonyms: indecent, obscene
Contrasted words: awkward, clumsy, gauche, inept, maladroit, discomfiting, disconcerting, embarrassing, crude, rough, rude, uncouth, lewd, libertine, wanton, abandoned, dissolute, profligate, reprobate, imperfect, inadequate, unacceptable, unsatisfactory, excellent, fine, superior
Related Words: noble, good, right, rigid, strict, ascetic, austere, severe, average, fair, mediocre, middling
English Thesaurus: satisfactory, all right/OK, reasonable, acceptable, adequate, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

decent S3 /ˈdiːsənt/ adjective
[Date: 1500-1600; Language: French; Origin: décent, from Latin decens, the present participle of decere 'to be suitable']

1. [usually before noun] of a good enough standard or quality:
a decent salary
Don’t you have a decent jacket?
a house with a decent-sized yard
Their in-flight magazine is halfway decent (=quite good).

2. following moral standards that are acceptable to society ⇒ decency
decent citizens/people/folk etc
The majority of residents here are decent citizens.
a decent burial
Paul visited the local bars more frequently than was decent for a senior lecturer.
The chairman did the decent thing (=did what people thought he ought to) and resigned.

3. [usually before noun] treating people in a fair and kind way:
I decided her father was a decent guy after all.
It was decent of you to show up today.

4. wearing enough clothes so that you do not show too much of your body – used humorously:
Are you decent? Can I come in?
—decently adverb

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

decent
adj.
I. good/acceptable
VERBS be, look The pub looked decent enough.
ADV. really, very | perfectly | half/halfway, pretty, quite We had trouble finding a hotel that was halfway decent.
enough
PREP. to My uncle has been pretty decent to me.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

decent
II. honest/respectable
VERBS be
ADV. very | perfectly, thoroughly
PHRASES do the decent thing I think the minister should do the decent thing and resign.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


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