What does presentable mean?

Definitions for presentableprɪˈzɛn tə bəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word presentable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. presentable(adj)

    fit to be seen

    "presentable clothes"


  1. presentable(Adjective)

    In good enough shape that someone or something can be shown to other people, tidy, attractive

Webster Dictionary

  1. Presentable(adj)

    capable or admitting of being presented; suitable to be exhibited, represented, or offered; fit to be brought forward or set forth; hence, fitted to be introduced to another, or to go into society; as, ideas that are presentable in simple language; she is not presentable in such a gown

  2. Presentable(adj)

    admitting of the presentation of a clergiman; as, a church presentable

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. prsentable.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of presentable in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of presentable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Fran Lebowitz:

    All God's children are not beautiful. Most of God's children are, in fact, barely presentable.

  2. Lewis Hickson:

    The last time I was there, I got bedbugs. Hopefully, I can find a shelter somewhere that's presentable and me and my girl can go and make a stay for the winter. you try to encourage them to come in out of the cold.

  3. Osmond Chan:

    As one Chinese saying goes,' cheongsam is practical enough for the kitchen but presentable for the living room,' the reason it's been able to last for a century is because cheongsam is really beautiful on its wearer.

  4. Jeb Jr.:

    He's a horrible dresser, the guy has polo shirts that are older than me probably. He's not focused on his looks, although Mom takes care of him on that front -- try to dress him up and make sure he looks, I guess, presentable.

  5. Chris Kyle widow:

    I wanted to support everyone who made this movie representing real veteran families, but I didn't think I had the energy to show up at the Oscars, let alone be presentable, so, I find myself in a surreal position...like Cinderella who scrubs the floors but has a fairy Godmother (Warner Brothers) who got me on a plane and had a dress and jewelry and even the shoes and spanx waiting for me.

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