acceptable - definitions and synonyms

acceptable adjective

  1. English Meaning: 

    : worthy of acceptance or satisfactory

    Example Sentenses:

    • acceptable levels of radiation

    • performances varied from acceptable to excellent

  2. English Meaning: 

    : judged to be in conformity with approved usage

    Example Sentenses:

    • acceptable English usage

  3. English Meaning: 

    : meeting requirements

    Example Sentenses:

    • the step makes a satisfactory seat

    • I would kill for a decent cup of coffee

    • a decent wage


    decent / satisfactory
  4. English Meaning: 

    : adequate for the purpose

    Example Sentenses:

    • the water was acceptable for drinking