Definitions for acceptably

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ac•cept•a•bleækˈsɛp tə bəl(adj.)

  1. capable or worthy of being accepted.

  2. pleasing to the receiver; agreeable.

  3. meeting minimum requirements; barely adequate.

  4. capable of being endured; tolerable:

    acceptable levels of radiation.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of acceptable:

1350–1400; ME < LL


Princeton's WordNet

  1. acceptably, tolerably, so-so(adverb)

    in an acceptable (but not outstanding) manner

    "she plays tennis tolerably"


  1. acceptably(Adverb)

    In an acceptable manner; in a manner to please or give satisfaction.

  2. acceptably(Adverb)

    To an acceptable degree.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Acceptably(adverb)

    in an acceptable manner; in a manner to please or give satisfaction

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