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Another word for decent

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Adjective
  1. Conforming to accepted standards

    See also:

    courtesy

  2. Not lewd or obscene

      1. Conducive to or indicative of good health or well-being; salutary:
      2. Conducive to or promoting social or moral well-being, especially in reflecting conventional moral values:
      1. Having or showing a moderate estimation of one's own abilities, accomplishments, or value:
      2. Having or proceeding from a disinclination to call attention to oneself; retiring or diffident:
      3. Observing conventional proprieties in speech, behavior, or dress, especially in the avoidance of arousing sexual interest.
      1. Free from dirt, stain, or impurities; unsoiled:
      2. Free from foreign matter or pollution; unadulterated:
      3. Not infected:
    See also:

    decent

  3. Being what is needed without being in excess

    See also:

    excess

  4. Of moderately good quality but less than excellent

    See also:

    good

  5. Morally beyond reproach, especially in sexual conduct

      1. Having or showing virtue, especially moral excellence:
      2. Chaste:
      1. Relating to, characteristic of, or befitting a virgin.
      2. Untouched or unsullied; fresh:
      3. Inexperienced:
      1. A person who has not experienced sexual intercourse.
      2. A female virgin. Used chiefly in historical contexts.
      3. The Virgin Mary.
      1. Having a homogeneous or uniform composition; not mixed:
      2. Free of dirt, pollutants, infectious agents, or other unwanted elements:
      3. Containing nothing inappropriate or extraneous:
      1. Pleasing and agreeable in nature:
      2. Having a pleasant or attractive appearance:
      3. Exhibiting courtesy and politeness:
      1. Having or showing a moderate estimation of one's own abilities, accomplishments, or value:
      2. Having or proceeding from a disinclination to call attention to oneself; retiring or diffident:
      3. Observing conventional proprieties in speech, behavior, or dress, especially in the avoidance of arousing sexual interest.
      1. Not having experienced sexual intercourse; virginal.
      2. Abstaining from sexual relations that are not sanctioned by certain religious laws or moral principles.
      3. Abstaining from sexual relations; celibate.
  6. Proper in appearance

Another word for decent

Modifier
  1. In accordance with common standards

  2. In accordance with the moral code

  3. Moderately good