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adjective respectable pronunciation in American English /rɪˈspektəb(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    obeying the moral or social standards that are accepted by most people
    a respectable citizen
    She continues to lead a respectable life.
    He makes his living in a perfectly respectable trade.
  2. 2
    if an amount is respectable, it is good enough
    a highly respectable $15 million
    I took a very respectable 3 hours 57 minutes to run the marathon.

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