decent : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous
from a decent family
- s according with custom or propriety
a decent burial
- a conforming to conventions of sexual behavior
speech in this circle, if not always decent, never became lewd"- George Santayana
- s sufficient for the purpose
a decent wage
- s decently clothed
are you decent?
- s observing conventional sexual mores in speech or behavior or dress
though one of her shoulder straps had slipped down, she was perfectly decent by current standards
- r in the right manner
can't you carry me decent?
- So while the whole country can count just a handful of decent hotels, the lead surf spot at Robertsport on Liberia's western tip now boasts two full-fledged surfer resorts, the .
- A typical Net posting reads: "Is Baek Ji Young a prostitute who gave up being a decent human being?" While feminists have rallied behind Baek, other activists are .
- A complete 25-mile-radius map of a decent-sized city like Indianapolis with points of interest only takes up 7 MB, and has a good chance of fitting into the spare on .
News & Articles
- The Mad Decent Block Party 2013 Playlist (By Pepsi)
Diplo's Mad Decent Block Party is set to return this summer, bringing Major Lazer, Action Bronson, Danny Brown, Sasha Go Hard, Riff Raff and others to venues across the country to ... well, party.
June 14, 2013 - Baller Status
- Asian shares follow U.S. higher; Nikkei up 3.04%
Investing.com - Supported by some decent data out of the U.S., Asian stocks followed their U.S. counterparts higher Friday in an effort to erase some of Thursday's steep losses. In Asian
June 14, 2013 - Nasdaq
- Brighten up your photos with the Manfrotto ML120 Hotshoe LED Panel and KLYP Case For iPhone
The iPhone has a decent camera, but the built-in flash isn’t always up to the job. ThinkGeek has a setup for your iPhone 4/4S with a powerful LED light to brighten up your photos. The Manfrotto ML120 LED panel has 12 LEDs that are more capable of spreading a little light on your subject (color [...]
June 13, 2013 - The Gadgeteer
- Barack Obama in ForexTV.com
The question we ask today is not whether our government is too big or too small, but whether it works - whether it helps families find jobs at a decent wage, care they can afford, a retirement that is dignified,Obama said. "Where the...
- Matthew Broderick in Hollywood Reporter
The world has lost not only a quintessential filmmaker whose influence will be felt for generations, but a great and decent man,Culkin said.
- Robert Kennedy in WACH
Eulogizing his older brother, Sen. Edward Kennedy said, "My brother need not be idealized, or enlarged in death beyond what he was in life; to be remembered simply as a good and decent man, who saw wrong and tried to right it, saw suffering and...