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Are there any decent restaurants around here?
The Dolphins have a decent chance of winning the game.
a decent caring man
It was decent of David to offer to pay.
It's not decent to get married again so soon after your husband has died.
After such rudeness, the chairman should do the decent thing and apologize publicly.
Don't look, I'm not decent yet!
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English version of definition of decent
a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job
a small round hat worn by Jewish men
an expandable stick which you attach to a mobile phone or camera to help you take a selfie …
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American definition of decent from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.