respectable

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respect +‎ -able

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respectable (comparative more respectable, superlative most respectable)

  1. deserving respect
    His accomplishments, morals, loyalty, and stature make him a respectable person.
  2. decent; satisfactory
    Turn up to the interview wearing something respectable.
    She plays a respectable game of chess.
    He got a respectable B+ on his last exam.

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Catalan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

respectable m, f (masculine and feminine plural respectables)

  1. respectable

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

respect +‎ -able

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Adjective[edit]

respectable (masculine and feminine, plural respectables)

  1. respectable

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