decent

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdiːsənt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈdisənt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(dēsənt)


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decent

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. is very decent of you
  2. was a decent thing to [say, do, suggest]
  3. is a decent [boss, man, person, citizen]
  4. try to be a decent [human being, person]
  5. is only decent to [give, bring, help]
  6. try to be decent towards [women, animals, other people]
  7. [is, tastes, smells, looks] (pretty) decent
  8. that was a decent [meal, burger]
  9. have a decent [job, house, life]
  10. got a decent education
  11. a decent amount of [people, examples]
  12. decent [living, working] conditions
  13. is a decent price (for)
  14. is a decent [quality, amount, size] (of)
  15. the [house, car, room] is of a decent size
  16. had a decent [day, week]
  17. a decent [wage, quality of life]
  18. a half-decent [wage]
  19. a decent [portion, serving, helping, bowl] of
  20. that was a decent [suggestion, idea]!
  21. [finished, made, done] to a decent standard
  22. use decent language in front of the [guests, children]
  23. please try to be decent
  24. don't come in, I'm not decent!
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