Definition and Meanings for decent
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Part of Speech of decent
adjective, adverb, noun
Etymology of decent
Meaning of decent
- suitable in words, behavior, dress, or ceremony; becoming; fit; decorous; proper; seemly; as, decent conduct; decent language.
- free from immodesty or obscenity; modest.
- comely; shapely; well-formed.
- moderate, but competent; sufficient; hence, respectable; fairly good; reasonably comfortable or satisfying; as, a decent fortune; a decent person.