decent

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Positive
decent

Comparative
more decent

Superlative
most decent

  1. If something is decent, it is good enough.
    He urged all workers to demand a living wage and decent working conditions.
    These British guys are pretty decent actors.
  2. If someone is decent, they are usually honest, kind, and fair.
    A decent society does not ignore poor people.
    I know the man very well. He is a totally decent, honorable guy.
  3. (humorous) If someone is decent, they are wearing enough clothes to be seen by other people.
    Excuse me, may I come in? Are you decent?

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