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Definitions for decently
de·cent·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decentlyadverb

    in a decent manner

    "they don't know how to dress decently"

  2. properly, decently, decent, in good order, right, the right wayadverb

    in the right manner

    "please do your job properly!"; "can't you carry me decent?"

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  1. decentlyadverb

    In a decent manner; .

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of decently in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of decently in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of decently in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Carlyle, Proflies in Courage by: John F. Kennedy:

    The Courage that we all prize and seek is not the courage to die decently, but to live manfully.

  2. Sara Goldrick-Rab:

    As a college, if we think providing decently paid on campus work promotes retention, then it isn't just a labor issue, it could cost the university a little more, perhaps, than employing other folks. But it could save money if it keeps people in college.

  3. Patrick Rodgers:

    I really felt like I played decently coming in, but just playing a U.S. Open, you’re sometimes a bounce away or a lip-out away from a tough hole or a tough situation, that's just part of this event.

  4. D. H. Lawrence:

    hy doesn't the past decently bury itself, instead of sitting waiting to be admired by the present

  5. Nasir El-Rufai:

    We are waiting for the person who will come and intervene. They will go back in body bags because nobody will come to Nigeria and tell us how to run our country, we have got that independence and we are trying to run our country as decently as possible.

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