Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Decent"

The meaning of "Decent" in various phrases and sentences

Q: decent ne anlama geliyor?
A: Decent means something/someone that is good looking or something/someone that meets your standards
Q: decent ne anlama geliyor?
A: Well-mannered, polite. Can also be used to describe something as being satisfactory. "That wasn't the best piece of hake I've ever had, but it was decent"
Q: decent ne anlama geliyor?
A: Decent means okay. not bad, but well.
Q: decent ne anlama geliyor?
A: decent is like neat
Q: I'm decent at ... ne anlama geliyor?
A: @yourlocaltrex: It feels for me that "a decent grade" would be better then " an average grade" though :o

Example sentences using "Decent"

Q: decent ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: There are 3 broad categories, so it's probably a hard word....

First use is "proper", "conforming to norms":
Young lady, you are not going out in that outfit. Please put on some decent clothes.
Indecent behavior will not be tolerated in this classroom.

2nd is "based on goodwill, integrity, kindness":
She is a very kind, modest, and decent woman.
It was very decent of them to help us move the furniture yesterday.

3rd is "fairly good", "OK", "satisfactory"...not fantastic, but not bad either
A decent way to learn improve your Korean is to study vocab every day.
What did you think of the new Matrix movie? It was decent, I guess.
Q: decent, adequate ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: Examples with decent:
'He was a person of decent character'
Q: Did you like the restaurant?
A: This is a decent restaurant.
Q: Did you like the food?
The food was decent.
Examples with adequate:
'This place is adequate for what I will be using it for.'

Note: adequate is usually used in formal situations. Its usually replaced by 'inappropriate'.
as in 'Its the inappropriate time to talk about that.'

Dictionary definition:
Decent: of an acceptable standard; satisfactory.
conforming with generally accepted standards of respectable or moral behavior.
Adequate: satisfactory or acceptable in quality or quantity.

pronounciation will be attached above
Q: decent ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: “Your outfit looks decent.”
“The weather is decent today.”
“She was behaving decently.”
“The man had a decent family.”
Q: decent ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: She told me that my cooking was decent.
I’d say I’m pretty decent in making cupcakes.
Q: decent ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: "There's a decent amount of water in my glass."

"Making a C on a test is a decent grade."

"Where is a decent restaurant?"

Synonyms of "Decent" and their differences

Q: decent ve generous arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Decent means alright, good, pleasant.
A person who is generous is someone who is willing to give a large amount for someone else. For example, if someone donates money, then they are generous.

Along with this, if somebody overestimates something then they made a "generous" estimation.
Q: decent ve legit arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Decent = acceptable.

“This painting could be better, but it’s decent.”

Legit = short for “legitimate.” It is similar to “trustworthy.”

“Are you sure this document is legit?”

In slang, they are slightly different. Both are compliments.
“That is so cool! That’s decent!!” Similar to “very nice” or “very good.”
“That is super legit!! I love it!” Similar to “very impressive” or “awesome.”
As slang, “legit” is a stronger word.
Q: decent ve decorous arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Decent is the minimum amount of polite to be acceptable. Decorous is very polite and in good taste. So, they have the same basic idea, but decorous is more emphatic. Also, decent is widely used, but decorous is a rather uncommon word.
Q: decent ve proper arasındaki fark nedir?
A: decent means appropriate. Proper means correct
Q: decent ve modest arasındaki fark nedir?
A: It's hard to explain the difference. Modest is used more sparingly than decent. Modest is slightly more respectful when used to describe something. Just know that they are very similar and generally mean "good, but not amazing or special."

"I have a job with decent pay, but it wasn't what I really want to do."

"A modest house."

"I appreciate her modesty. She was very respectful during our dinner."

Translations of "Decent"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? decent
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Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? decent
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Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? decent
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Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? decent
A: @marie_alice: I hope this helps!

Other questions about "Decent"

Q: decent bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: It sounds good!
Q: Lütfen bana nasıl telaffuz edeceğimi öğret decent.
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Q: Lütfen bana nasıl telaffuz edeceğimi öğret decent.
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