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Adverbs (6)
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the right way, in good order, decent, right, decently, properly
adv. in the right manner; "please do your job properly!"; "can't you carry me decent?"
Adjectives (14)
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decent
adj. decently clothed; "are you decent?"
decent
adj. conforming to conventions of sexual behavior; "speech in this circle, if not always decent, never became lewd"- George Santayana
decent
adj. observing conventional sexual mores in speech or behavior or dress; "a modest neckline in her dress"; "though one of her shoulder straps had slipped down, she was perfectly decent by current standards"
comme il faut, seemly, decorous, decent, comely, becoming
adj. according with custom or propriety; "her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
nice, decent
adj. socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous; "from a decent family"; "a nice girl"
enough, decent, adequate
adj. sufficient for the purpose; "an adequate income"; "the food was adequate"; "a decent wage"; "enough food"; "food enough"
Fuzzynyms (94)
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plentiful
adj. existing in great number or quantity; "rhinoceroses were once plentiful here"
advisable
adj. worthy of being recommended or suggested; prudent or wise; "such action is neither necessary nor advisable"; "extreme caution is advisable"; "it is advisable to telephone first"
ample
adj. more than enough in size or scope or capacity; "had ample food for the party"; "an ample supply"
appropriate
adj. suitable for a particular person or place or condition etc; "a book not appropriate for children"; "a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity"; "it seems that an apology is appropriate"
appropriate
adj. suitable for a particular person or place or condition etc; "a book not appropriate for children"; "a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity"; "it seems that an apology is appropriate"
befitting
adj. appropriate to; "behavior befitting a father"
due
adj. suitable to or expected in the circumstances; "all due respect"; "due cause to honor them"; "a long due promotion"; "in due course"; "due esteem"; " exercising due care"
right, proper
adj. appropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs; "everything in its proper place"; "the right man for the job"; "she is not suitable for the position"
apropos
adj. of an appropriate or pertinent nature
pertinent, apt, apposite
adj. being of striking appropriateness and pertinence; "the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images"; "an apt reply"
pretty
adj. pleasing by delicacy or grace; not imposing; "pretty girl"; "pretty song"; "pretty room"
clear, clean
adj. free of restrictions or qualifications; "a clean bill of health"; "a clear winner"
clear, clean
adj. free of restrictions or qualifications; "a clean bill of health"; "a clear winner"
chaste
adj. morally pure (especially not having experienced sexual intercourse); "a holy woman innocent and chaste"
chaste
adj. morally pure (especially not having experienced sexual intercourse); "a holy woman innocent and chaste"
right, correct
adj. free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth; "the correct answer"; "the correct version"; "the right answer"; "took the right road"; "the right decision"
correct, right
adj. correct in opinion or judgment; "time proved him right"
decorous
adj. characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct; "the tete-a-tete was decorous in the extreme"
complying, obliging, yielding
adj. (compliant)
ethical
adj. conforming to accepted standards of social or professional behavior; "an ethical lawyer"; "ethical medical practice"; "an ethical problem"; "had no ethical objection to drinking"; "Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants"- Omar N. Bradley
expedient
adj. serving to promote your interest; "was merciful only when mercy was expedient"
advantageous
adj. appropriate for achieving a particular end; implies a lack of concern for fairness
just, fair
adj. free from favoritism or self-interest or bias or deception; conforming with established standards or rules; "a fair referee"; "fair deal"; "on a fair footing"; "a fair fight"; "by fair means or foul"
acceptable, satisfactory
adj. meeting requirements; "the step makes a satisfactory seat"
pretty
adj. (used ironically) unexpectedly bad; "a pretty mess"; "a pretty kettle of fish"
benevolent, beneficent, gracious
adj. doing or producing good; "the most beneficent regime in history"
honorable, honest
adj. not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent; "honest lawyers"; "honest reporting"
equitable, just, fair
adj. "honest wages for an honest day's work"
equitable, just, fair
adj. "honest wages for an honest day's work"
honourable, honorable
adj. worthy of being honored; entitled to honor and respect; "an honorable man"; "led an honorable life"; "honorable service to his country"
solid, upstanding
adj. meriting respect or esteem; "an upstanding member of the community"
intelligent
adj. having the capacity for thought and reason especially to a high degree; "is there intelligent life in the universe?"; "an intelligent question"
meet, fitting
adj. being precisely fitting and right; "it is only meet that she should be seated first"
modest
adj. not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
modest
adj. not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
moral
adj. concerned with principles of right and wrong or conforming to standards of behavior and character based on those principles; "moral sense"; "a moral scrutiny"; "a moral lesson"; "a moral quandary"; "moral convictions"; "a moral life"
noble
adj. having or showing or indicative of high or elevated character; "a noble spirit"; "noble deeds"
impartial
adj. showing lack of favoritism; "the cold neutrality of an impartial judge"
worldly-wise
adj. experienced in and wise to the ways of the world
proper
adj. marked by suitability or rightness or appropriateness; "proper medical treatment"; "proper manners"
comme il faut, seemly, decorous, decent, comely, becoming
adj. according with custom or propriety; "her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
unpolluted, uncontaminated
adj. free from admixture with noxious elements; clean; "unpolluted streams"; "a contaminated lake"
unpolluted, uncontaminated
adj. free from admixture with noxious elements; clean; "unpolluted streams"; "a contaminated lake"
germane
adj. relevant and appropriate; "he asks questions that are germane and central to the issue"
reputable
adj. having a good reputation; "a reputable business"; "a reputable scientist"; "a reputable wine"
respectable
adj. characterized by socially or conventionally acceptable morals; "a respectable woman"
nice, decent
adj. socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous; "from a decent family"; "a nice girl"
right
adj. in conformance with justice or law or morality; "do the right thing and confess"
honourable, honorable, ethical
adj. adhering to ethical and moral principles; "it seems ethical and right"; "followed the only honorable course of action"
honourable, honorable, ethical
adj. adhering to ethical and moral principles; "it seems ethical and right"; "followed the only honorable course of action"
trusty, trustworthy
adj. worthy of trust or belief; "a trustworthy report"; "an experienced and trustworthy traveling companion"
virtuous
adj. morally excellent
wholesome
adj. conducive to or characteristic of physical or moral well-being; "wholesome attitude"; "wholesome appearance"; "wholesome food"
wholesome
adj. conducive to or characteristic of physical or moral well-being; "wholesome attitude"; "wholesome appearance"; "wholesome food"
worthy
adj. having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable; "a worthy fellow"; "a worthy cause"
fitly, befittingly, fittingly, suitably, appropriately
adv. in an appropriate manner; "he was appropriately dressed"
Synonyms (65)
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decked out, decked, bedecked, adorned
adj. clothed or adorned with finery
clad
adj. having an outer covering especially of thin metal; "steel-clad"; "armor-clad"
panoplied, arrayed
adj. in ceremonial attire and paraphernalia; "professors arrayed in robes"
trousered, breeched, pantalooned
adj. dressed in trousers
bundled-up
adj. dressed warmly; "bundled-up sailors and soldiers"
caparisoned
adj. clothed in finery (especially a horse in ornamental trappings)
cassocked
adj. dressed in a cassock; "cassocked monks"
costumed
adj. dressed in clothing characteristic of a period, country, or class
dight
adj. archaic
gowned
adj. wearing a gown; "beautifully gowned women"
habited
adj. dressed in a habit; "the habited men of the monastery"
heavy-coated
adj. wearing a heavy coat; "heavy-coated policemen astride noble horses"
overdressed
adj. dressed too elaborately
petticoated
adj. wearing or furnished with a petticoat; "petticoated ladies"; "a petticoated table"
lobster-backed, red-coated
adj. used of British soldiers during the American Revolutionary War because of their red coats
surpliced
adj. wearing a surplice
togged
adj. dressed especially in smart clothes
turned out
adj. dressed well or smartly; "the girls were well turned out and smart"
underdressed
adj. inadequately or too informally clothed
uniformed
adj. dressed in a uniform; "uniformed policemen lined the President's route"
vestmented
adj. dressed in ceremonial garments especially clerical vestment
modest
adj. not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
overmodest, demure, coy
adj. affectedly modest or shy especially in a playful or provocative way
shamefaced
adj. extremely modest or shy; "cheerfully bearing reproaches but shamefaced at praise"- H.O.Taylor
right, correct
adj. socially right or correct; "it isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye"; "correct behavior"
right, correct
adj. in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure; "what's the right word for this?"; "the right way to open oysters"
fitting
adj. in harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion; "We have come to dedicate a portion of that field...It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this"
tight-laced, straight-laced, strait-laced, square-toed, victorian, straightlaced, straitlaced, puritanical, prudish, prissy, prim, priggish
adj. exaggeratedly proper; "my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts"
fair
adj. more than adequate in quality; "respectable work"
presentable
adj. fit to be seen; "presentable clothes"
worthy
adj. having qualities or abilities that merit recognition in some way; "behavior worthy of reprobation"; "a fact worthy of attention"
bare, marginal
adj. just barely adequate or within a lower limit; "a bare majority"; "a marginal victory"
spare
adj. kept in reserve especially for emergency use; "a reserve supply of food"; "a spare tire"; "spare parts"
comfortable
adj. sufficient to provide comfort; "a comfortable salary"
Antonyms (17)
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dirty
adj. (of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency; "dirty words"; "a dirty old man"; "dirty books and movies"; "boys telling dirty jokes"; "has a dirty mouth"
smutty, nasty, foul, filthy, cruddy
adj. characterized by obscenity; "had a filthy mouth"; "foul language"; "smutty jokes"
indecent
adj. offensive to good taste especially in sexual matters; "an earthy but not indecent story"; "an indecent gesture"
vulgar, gross, earthy, crude
adj. conspicuously and tastelessly indecent; "coarse language"; "a crude joke"; "crude behavior"; "an earthy sense of humor"; "a revoltingly gross expletive"; "a vulgar gesture"; "full of language so vulgar it should have been edited"
obscene
adj. designed to incite to indecency or lust; "the dance often becomes flagrantly obscene"-Margaret Mead
immodest
adj. offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance
immodest
adj. offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance
deficient, insufficient
adj. of a quantity not able to fulfill a need or requirement; "insufficient funds"
improperly
adv. in an improper way; "he checked whether the wound had healed improperly"
decent
Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
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  • Verbs
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  • Adverbs
    6
  • Adjectives
    14
Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    94
  • Synonyms
    65
  • Antonyms
    17

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