What does respectable mean?

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Adjective
  1. Deserving respect.
  2. Decent; satisfactory.
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Sailing performance is very respectable particularly in light to moderate air.
The cave is a respectable size but we didn't follow it far, since after 30m a wade degenerated into a full on swim.
Mark Potts was the club's sole representative in the under-15s race, holding on for a respectable 23rd position.
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.
Despite a promise to kick the nicotine habit, he has only managed to cut down from three packs a day to an almost respectable one.

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