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Satisfactory and good enough - thesaurus

Synonyms

satisfactory

adjective

good enough to be accepted in a particular situation

adequate

adjective

good enough or large enough for a particular purpose

fine

adjective

if something is fine, it is good enough and acceptable to you

acceptable

adjective

good enough but not very good

decent

adjective

good, or good enough

respectable

adjective

if an amount is respectable, it is good enough

reasonable

adjective

fairly good, although not extremely good

tolerable

adjective

formal satisfactory but not very good

all right

adjective

mainly spoken satisfactory or fairly pleasant, but not excellent

OK

adjective

spoken satisfactory. This word often shows that you think that something is not as good as it could or should be

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acceptable

adjective

considered by most people to be reasonable or to be something that can be allowed

acceptable

adjective

good enough for a particular purpose or situation

adequacy

noun

the quality of being good enough

adequate

adjective

satisfactory, but not extremely good

agreeable

adjective

acceptable or able to be agreed on

agreeable

adjective

formal pleasant, nice, or satisfactory

all is well

used for saying that a situation or arrangement is satisfactory

average

adjective

neither good nor bad

average

adjective

like most others of the same type

average

adjective

not very good

competent

adjective

good enough for the purpose but not especially good

fine

adverb

informal in a way that is acceptable and good enough

fit

adjective

of a good enough standard for someone or something

goodish

adjective

informal fairly good

(I) mustn’t/shouldn’t grumble

used as a reply to someone who asks you whether you are well, for saying that you feel all right

in the ballpark

mainly Americanmainly American good enough to compete with others

mean

noun

formal something that is between two extremes or opposites

mediocrity

noun

a quality, ability, or achievement that is average or below average

medium

adjective

average in degree, strength, or amount

middling

adjective

average in quality or size

mid-range

adjective

average in quality, size, or cost

modest

adjective

fairly good or successful, but not excellent

nicely

adverb

in a satisfactory way

no frills

used for referring to something that is good enough but has no unnecessary extra features

not bad

fairly good, or better than you expected

not to be sneezed at

very good, or good enough to consider having

not to be sniffed at

very good, or good enough to consider having

palatable

adjective

acceptable

passable

adjective

satisfactory but not of high quality

presentable

adjective

looking good enough for people to see

reasonable

adjective

not too far, high, great etc

serviceable

adjective

good enough to be used for a particular purpose but not very attractive or exciting

tolerably

adverb

formal in a way that is satisfactory but not very good

unexceptionable

adjective

formal satisfactory and not deserving any criticism, but often also without any special or interesting qualities

up to scratch

good enough to meet a particular standard

working

adjective

satisfactory for a particular purpose but not perfect or completely developed

you could do worse

used for saying that you think that something is fairly good

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