How to use respectable in a sentence

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I tottered about the streets, grinning bitterly at perfectly respectable people.
They have generally marginalised less respectable behaviour, finding it difficult to acknowledge or convenient to overlook.
In the time of Christ, a Roman could buy a respectable suit of clothes for about an ounce of gold coin.
That's because, behind the respectable suit and neat grey beard, deep down Brian loves a good row.
I'd have just enough time to get to the hotel, clean up, change into presentable, respectable clothes, and make my way to the bookstore.
If the family is not present you may employ a stranger as long as they are respectable in demeanor and appearance.
He is an old man, in his late-fifties, early sixties, hair a lustrous white, dressed in a respectable suit.
Power Station scored twice in the later stages to give the final scoreline a respectable appearance.
Removing his rather shabby cloak to reveal a more respectable outfit underneath, Maddock spied a nearby servant carrying a tray of food.
For all the respectable clothes they wore, they had the looks of ruffians about them.
For in the realm of diagnosis and treatment negligence is not established by preferring one respectable body of opinion to another.
He had a good competition and placed a respectable fifth against established gymnasts.
Keep in mind, your problem is a recognized diagnostic condition among all respectable physicians.
Judged on its own merits it's a respectable attempt, but next to the other, it doesn't quite compete.
Of course, it would be too much for a single nominalist to provide an acceptable version of each respectable scientific theory.
I like her immensely, even though I harbor a respectable amount of fear every time I have to converse with her.
In front of her was a fish tank modified to carry a respectable amount of lizards.
As stated above, this gives us, temporarily, a crude seasonal adjustment while we build up more respectable sample sizes.
There is a decent amount of room in the rear and the boot is well shaped, taking a respectable amount of luggage.
But even on a quarter-on-quarter basis, the July-September growth was still a respectable 1.97 percent.
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