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Respectable synonyms

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  1. (Archaic) Valuable.
  2. Possible to estimate:
  3. Worthy of esteem; admirable.
Having worth, merit, or value:
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  1. Having worth, merit, or value:
  2. Having sufficient worth; deserving:
  3. Having enough worth or merit (for someone or something specified); meriting
In good enough shape that someone or something can be shown to other people, tidy, attractive
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  1. In good enough shape that someone or something can be shown to other people, tidy, attractive
  2. 1900, L. Frank Baum , The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Chapter 23
  3. In proper or suitable attire, order, etc. for being seen, met, etc. by others
Honest and just; honorable
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  1. Honest and just; honorable
  2. Standing, pointing, or directed straight up; in a vertical or perpendicular position; erect
  3. Designed with the pedals below the seat to allow an erect posture rather than a reclining one:
Having, or characterized by, moral virtue; righteous
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  1. Having, or characterized by, moral virtue; righteous
  2. (Archaic) Chaste:
  3. Having or showing virtue, especially moral excellence:
Behaving, dressing, speaking, etc. in a way that is considered proper or decorous; decent
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  1. Behaving, dressing, speaking, etc. in a way that is considered proper or decorous; decent
  2. Moderate or reasonable; not extreme
  3. Quiet and humble in appearance, style, etc.; not pretentious
Used in the House of Commons as a title of respect when speaking of another member.
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  1. Used in the House of Commons as a title of respect when speaking of another member.
  2. Used as a courtesy title for the children of barons and viscounts and the younger sons of earls.
  3. Consistent with honor or good name:
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  1. Having a good reputation; honourable.
  2. Regarded as proper usage; standard
Deserving admiration.
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  1. Deserving admiration.
  2. Inspiring or deserving admiration or praise; excellent; splendid
Characterized by or showing decorum, propriety, good taste, etc.
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  1. Characterized by or showing decorum, propriety, good taste, etc.
  2. Marked by proper behavior.
Fair and kind
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  1. Fair and kind
  2. (--- Informal) Properly or modestly dressed:
  3. Proper and fitting
Conforming to fact or logic; true, accurate, right, or free from errors
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  1. Conforming to fact or logic; true, accurate, right, or free from errors
  2. Conforming or adhering to an established standard; proper
  3. Conforming to standards; proper:
(Of behavi) Appropriate; suited to the occasion or purpose; becoming.
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  1. (Of behavi) Appropriate; suited to the occasion or purpose; becoming.
  2. Pleasing in appearance; fair; handsome
  3. Suitable, proper, fitting, or becoming, esp. as regards conventional standards of conduct or good taste; decorous
Called for by rules or conventions; correct:
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  1. Called for by rules or conventions; correct:
  2. Worthy of the name; true:
  3. Characterized by appropriateness or suitability; fitting:
Moderately good; acceptable or satisfactory:
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  1. Moderately good; acceptable or satisfactory:
  2. Consistent with rules, logic, or ethics:
  3. Being in accordance with relative merit or significance:
Of average or medium quality, amount, scope, range, etc.
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  1. Of average or medium quality, amount, scope, range, etc.
  2. Being within reasonable limits; not excessive or extreme:
  3. Opposed to radical or extreme views or measures, especially in politics or religion.
(Informal) In reasonably good health
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  1. (Informal) In reasonably good health
  2. In fair health; passably well.
  3. Capable of being tolerated; endurable:
Satisfactory but not outstanding; adequate:
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  1. Satisfactory but not outstanding; adequate:
  2. That may be passed or traversed.
  3. Satisfactory or barely satisfactory for the purpose; adequate
Satisfactory but not superior; passable:
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  1. Satisfactory but not superior; passable:
  2. Adequate to satisfy a need, requirement, or standard; satisfactory:
  3. Worth accepting; satisfactory or, sometimes, merely adequate
Of considerable size; fairly large.
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  1. Of considerable size; fairly large.
  2. (US, Canada) fairly large
Deserving admiration.
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  1. Deserving admiration.
  2. Inspiring or deserving admiration or praise; excellent; splendid
Worthy of belief:
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  1. Worthy of belief:
  2. (Obs.) Having good financial credit
  3. Deserving of often limited praise or commendation:
Worthy, as of reward, praise, or aid.
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  1. Worthy, as of reward, praise, or aid.
  2. Worthy of reward or praise; meritorious
  3. Meriting, worthy (reward, punishment etc.)
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  1. (Archaic) Valuable.
  2. Worthy of esteem; deserving to be respected or valued
  3. Worthy of esteem; admirable.
Serving as a sample, instance, type, etc.; illustrative
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  1. Serving as a sample, instance, type, etc.; illustrative
  2. Worthy of imitation; commendable:
  3. Serving as a model or example; worth imitating
Distinguished; illustrious:
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  1. Distinguished; illustrious:
  2. Consistent with honor or good name:
  3. Worthy of being honored
Deserving commendation; praiseworthy.
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  1. Deserving commendation; praiseworthy.
  2. Worthy of being lauded; praiseworthy; commendable; as, laudable motives; laudable actions; laudable ambition.
  3. Worthy of being lauded
Having merit; deserving reward, praise, etc.
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  1. Having merit; deserving reward, praise, etc.
Meriting praise; worthy of high praise
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  1. Meriting praise; worthy of high praise
  2. Meriting praise; highly commendable.
  3. Worthy of praise; laudable; commendable
Regarded as proper usage; standard
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  1. Regarded as proper usage; standard
  2. Having a good reputation; honourable.
Honorable; admirable:
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  1. Honorable; admirable:
  2. Having enough worth or merit (for someone or something specified); meriting
  3. Having sufficient worth; deserving:
  1. Decent, respectable
  2. That is suitable or appropriate; fit
  3. Appropriate, suitable, or proper.
  1. Appropriate, becoming
  2. Appropriate; suitable; proper.
  3. Proper or right; suitable
Pleasant to look at; attractive; fair
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  1. Pleasant to look at; attractive; fair
  2. (Of a person) Pleasing or attractive to the eye.
  3. Suitable or becoming; proper; agreeable.
Proper; in keeping with etiquette or social standards.
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  1. Proper; in keeping with etiquette or social standards.
  2. Being in accord with conventions or accepted standards; proper.
  3. As it should be; proper; fitting
Conforming or adhering to an established standard; proper
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  1. Conforming or adhering to an established standard; proper
  2. Conforming to standards; proper:
  3. Conforming to fact or logic; true, accurate, right, or free from errors
(--- Informal) Properly or modestly dressed:
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  1. (--- Informal) Properly or modestly dressed:
  2. Reasonably good; adequate
  3. Showing thoughtfulness or consideration:
  1. Marked by proper behavior.
  2. Characterized by or showing decorum, propriety, good taste, etc.
Required by the current fashion or custom; socially obligatory.
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  1. Required by the current fashion or custom; socially obligatory.
  2. Required by etiquette; according to good form; proper
Pleasing and agreeable in nature:
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  1. Pleasing and agreeable in nature:
  2. Having a pleasant or attractive appearance:
  3. Showing or requiring great precision or sensitive discernment; subtle:
Characterized by appropriateness or suitability; fitting:
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  1. Characterized by appropriateness or suitability; fitting:
  2. Belonging to one; own:
  3. Fitting; seemly; right
Intended to be worn or positioned facing outward or toward an observer:
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  1. Intended to be worn or positioned facing outward or toward an observer:
  2. Fitting, proper, or appropriate:
  3. Having a right angle:
Pleasing in appearance; fair; handsome
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  1. Pleasing in appearance; fair; handsome
  2. (Of behavi) Appropriate; suited to the occasion or purpose; becoming.
  3. Suitable, proper, fitting, or becoming, esp. as regards conventional standards of conduct or good taste; decorous
Adequate to satisfy a need, requirement, or standard; satisfactory:
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  1. Adequate to satisfy a need, requirement, or standard; satisfactory:
  2. Satisfactory but not superior; passable:
  3. Worth accepting; satisfactory or, sometimes, merely adequate
Sufficient to satisfy a requirement or meet a need.
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  1. Sufficient to satisfy a requirement or meet a need.
  2. Enough or good enough for what is required or needed; sufficient; suitable
  3. Barely satisfactory; acceptable but not remarkable
In good physical or mental condition; healthy or untroubled:
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  1. In good physical or mental condition; healthy or untroubled:
  2. (Informal) Certainly
  3. In satisfactory or acceptable condition
Usual or ordinary in kind or character:
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  1. Usual or ordinary in kind or character:
  2. A number, especially the arithmetic mean, that is derived from and considered typical or representative of a set of numbers.
  3. Being intermediate between extremes, as on a scale:
Belonging equally to or shared equally by two or more; joint:
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  1. Belonging equally to or shared equally by two or more; joint:
  2. Widespread; prevalent:
  3. Not distinguished by superior or noteworthy characteristics; average:
Fairly good; acceptable; satisfactory:
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  1. Fairly good; acceptable; satisfactory:
  2. Fair and kind
  3. Characterized by conformity to recognized standards of propriety or morality:
Neither very bad nor very good; average
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  1. Neither very bad nor very good; average
  2. Consistent with rules, logic, or ethics:
  3. Being in accordance with relative merit or significance:
(Of hair) Somewhat fair
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  1. (Of hair) Somewhat fair
  2. Of moderate size, quality etc
  3. Moderately good, well, large, etc.
Considerable; goodly.
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  1. Considerable; goodly.
  2. Somewhat large or big; goodly.
  3. Rather good than the contrary; not actually bad; tolerable.
Being within reasonable limits; not excessive or extreme:
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  1. Being within reasonable limits; not excessive or extreme:
  2. Of limited or average quality; mediocre.
  3. Opposed to radical or extreme views or measures, especially in politics or religion.
Acceptable for general circulation:
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  1. Acceptable for general circulation:
  2. That may be passed or traversed.
  3. Satisfactory or barely satisfactory for the purpose; adequate
Good enough to fulfill a need, wish, requirement, etc.; satisfying or adequate
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  1. Good enough to fulfill a need, wish, requirement, etc.; satisfying or adequate
  2. Done to satisfaction; adequate or sufficient
  3. Giving satisfaction sufficient to meet a demand or requirement; adequate.
(Archaic) Competent; qualified.
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  1. (Archaic) Competent; qualified.
  2. Competent; well-qualified; able
  3. As much as is needed; equal to what is specified or required; enough
Fairly good; passable
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  1. Fairly good; passable
  2. In fair health; passably well.
  3. Capable of being tolerated; endurable:
Fairly healthy:
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  1. Fairly healthy:
  2. In good health or a good emotional state
  3. In proper or satisfactory operational or working order:
Neat in personal appearance, ways, etc.; orderly
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  1. Neat in personal appearance, ways, etc.; orderly
  2. (Informal) Adequate; satisfactory:
  3. Given to keeping things clean and in order:
Somewhat big
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Of attractive appearance; good-looking
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  1. Of attractive appearance; good-looking
  2. Of good quality; fine
  3. Quite large; considerable:
Fairly large.
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(US, Canada) fairly large
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  1. (US, Canada) fairly large
  2. Of considerable size; fairly large.
In proper or suitable attire, order, etc. for being seen, met, etc. by others
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  1. In proper or suitable attire, order, etc. for being seen, met, etc. by others
  2. 1900, L. Frank Baum , The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Chapter 23
  3. In good enough shape that someone or something can be shown to other people, tidy, attractive
Suitable; fitting:
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  1. Suitable; fitting:
  2. Reasonably good; adequate
  3. (--- Informal) Properly or modestly dressed:
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