decente

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Interlingua[edit]

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decente (comparative plus decente, superlative le plus decente)

  1. decent

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin decente(m), accusative case form of decēns (appropriate, fitting), present active participle of decet ([it] is fitting).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /deˈt͡ʃɛn.te/, [d̪eˈt͡ʃɛn̪t̪e]
  • Rhymes: -ɛnte
  • Stress: decènte
  • Hyphenation: de‧cen‧te

Adjective[edit]

decente (masculine and feminine plural decenti)

  1. decent, decorous, seemly
  2. proper
  3. reasonable
  4. chaste

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Latin[edit]

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decente

  1. inflection of decēns:
    1. dative masculine singular
    2. dative feminine singular
    3. dative neuter singular

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin decēns, decentis, present participle of decet (it is fitting or suitable), from Proto-Indo-European *deke-, from base *dek- (to take, accept, to receive, greet, be suitable)

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Adjective[edit]

decente (plural decentes, comparable)

  1. decent, proper
    Faça um corte de cabelo decente.
    Have a decent haircut.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin decēns.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /deˈθente/, [d̪eˈθẽn̪t̪e]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /deˈsente/, [d̪eˈsẽn̪t̪e]

Adjective[edit]

decente (plural decentes)

  1. decent (showing integrity and moral uprightness)
    Antonym: indecente
  2. clean, tidy
  3. decent (good enough; okay)

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