Pronunciation of Respectable
/ɹɪspˈɛktəbə͡l/, /ɹɪspˈɛktəbəl/, /ɹ_ɪ_s_p_ˈɛ_k_t_ə_b_əl/
Antonyms for respectable:
Synonyms for respectable:
good, honest (adjective)
admirable, proper, decent, becoming, decorous, honorable, modest, satisfactory, presentable, comely, estimable, nice, correct, tolerable, passable, seemly, worthy, reputable, moderate, creditable, upright, fair, befitting, virtuous.
substantial, ample (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
Usage examples for respectable:
- If I am a respectable person it is not his fault. - "Lore of Proserpine", Maurice Hewlett.
- No, not that, these people are respectable, of course. - "Patty Blossom", Carolyn Wells.
- " It is so large, and high, and so simple; and these old time things make it so respectable," said Dolly. - "The End of a Coil", Susan Warner.