What does respectable mean?

Looking for the meaning or definition of the word respectable? Here's what it means.

  1. Deserving respect.
  2. Decent; satisfactory.
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder
Similar Words
You should be happy that your daughters have married into this well-to-do and respectable family.
Mark Potts was the club's sole representative in the under-15s race, holding on for a respectable 23rd position.
The cave is a respectable size but we didn't follow it far, since after 30m a wade degenerated into a full on swim.
This was a respectable newspaper and not another of those despicable rags printed in other towns.
He was all dressed up, wearing a suit and a kaffiyeh, he looked really respectable.
The gelding, a decent handicapper on the Flat, has run two respectable races over hurdles this season.

See Also

Nearby Definitions
11-letter Words Starting With
Find Definitions
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019