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Synonyms for respectable
rɪˈspɛk tə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. respectable(adj)

    characterized by socially or conventionally acceptable morals

    "a respectable woman"

    Synonyms:
    hefty, goodish, sizeable, goodly, good, honorable, healthy, estimable, tidy, sizable

    Antonyms:
    inconsiderable, unrespectable, disreputable

  2. estimable, good, honorable, respectable(adj)

    deserving of esteem and respect

    "all respectable companies give guarantees"; "ruined the family's good name"

    Synonyms:
    dear, good, beneficial, in effect(p), unspoiled, skillful, sound, serious, effective, goodish, upright, salutary, in force(p), skilful, practiced, dependable, estimable, tidy, expert, secure, right, sizeable, healthy, proficient, full, sizable, honest, undecomposed, unspoilt, ethical, ripe, just, hefty, goodly, safe, adept, honorable, honourable, well(p), computable, near

    Antonyms:
    unrespectable, disreputable, inconsiderable

  3. goodly, goodish, healthy, hefty, respectable, sizable, sizeable, tidy(adj)

    large in amount or extent or degree

    "it cost a considerable amount"; "a goodly amount"; "received a hefty bonus"; "a respectable sum"; "a tidy sum of money"; "a sizable fortune"

    Synonyms:
    levelheaded, good, brawny, powerful, honorable, sizable, sound, kempt, sizeable, hefty, healthy, salubrious, sinewy, ample, intelligent, estimable, goodly, goodish, level-headed, muscular, tidy, good for you(p)

    Antonyms:
    disreputable, unrespectable, inconsiderable

Wiktionary

  1. respectable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    disrespectable

  2. respectable(adjective)

    His accomplishments, morals, loyalty, and stature make him a respectable person.

    Antonyms:
    disrespectable

  3. respectable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    disrespectable

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. respectable(a)

    Synonyms:
    worthy, good, considerable, laudable

    Antonyms:
    unworthy, bad, unrespectable, mean, inconsiderable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. respectable(a)

    Synonyms:
    reputable, honorable, estimable, moderate, fair, average

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "respectable":

    decent, reputable, respected, worthy, honourable, honorable

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How to use respectable in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    A person does not become respectable simply by occupying high position in an organization or a nation; accepting an award or reward from a doubtful character is not respect but insult to a recipient who is worth to trust by the people.

  2. Gertrude Stein:

    I simply contend that the middle-class ideal which demands that people be affectionate, respectable, honest and content, that they avoid excitements and cultivate serenity is the ideal that appeals to me, it is in short the ideal of affectionate family life, of honorable business methods.

  3. Marcelo Ebrard:

    We are optimistic because we had a good meeting with respectable position from both parts.

  4. Scott Applewhite:

    Can I just say, with all due respect, Im willing to bet that theres no process that would be respectable on the Republican side.

  5. Joseph de Maistre:

    I don't know what a scoundrel is like, but I know what a respectable man is like, and it's enough to make one's flesh creep.

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