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What is another word for respectable?

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Adjective
Regarded by society to be good, proper or correct
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“To merit prestige, a newly rich man had to begin to behave in a respectable manner.”
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Having suitable conformity to accepted moral standards
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“When a dispute occurs, members will resort to an authority who is a respectable figure in the community.”
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Renowned and recognized in a given field or domain
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“He had transformed from America’s premier radical journalist into a respectable icon of his profession.”
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Adequate or acceptable in amount or standard
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“Despite falling short, his was a respectable effort given the circumstances.”
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Greater than average in size, amount, value or degree
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“Mr. Moore urged that the immediate expenditure of a respectable sum of money for the augmentation of the Library was a matter of prime importance.”
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Worthy of admiration or esteem
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“This was a highly respectable performance by the standards of the era.”
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Inoffensive in nature
“And if you disagree, he's more than willing to have a respectable conversation about it.”
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Free from vulgarity or indecency
“While this book and others in the series are fictionalized biographies, they do provide a simple story with respectable content appropriate for young readers in the elementary grades.”
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Dignified or diplomatic in one's dealing with others
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Affectedly proper or serious
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Recognized for one's experience and history in a particular field
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Superseding others in importance or status
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(of a place) Pleasant
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Following the accepted or traditional customs
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Having a pleasant scent or smell
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