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  1. decently(adverb)

    in a decent manner

    "they don't know how to dress decently"

  2. properly, decently, decent, in good order, right, the right way(adverb)

    in the right manner

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


  1. decently(Adverb)

    In a decent manner; .

How to pronounce decently?

  1. Alex
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How to say decently in sign language?

  1. decently


  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. Svetlana Gannushkina:

    The police are handling themselves decently toward everyone.

  2. Nasir El-Rufai:

    We have got that independence and we are trying to run our country as decently as possible.

  3. 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.

  4. D. H. Lawrence:

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

  5. Don Marquis:

    If a child shows himself to be incorrigible, he should be decently and quietly beheaded at the age of twelve, lest he grow to maturity marry, and perpetuate his kind.

Images & Illustrations of decently

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