What does respectably mean?

Definitions for respectably
re·spectab·ly

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word respectably.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. respectably, creditablyadverb

    to a tolerably worthy extent

    "he did respectably well for his age"

  2. respectablyadverb

    in a decent and morally reputable manner

    "the film ends with the middle-aged romancers respectably married"

Wiktionary

  1. respectablyadverb

    In a respectable manner.

How to pronounce respectably?

How to say respectably in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of respectably in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of respectably in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of respectably in a Sentence

  1. John Spencer:

    They would stand up respectably against the Rocky Mountains, who would have supposed that there were ice mountains?

  2. George Bernard Shaw:

    My main reason for adopting literature as a profession was that, as the author is never seen by his clients, he need not dress respectably.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

respectably#100000#164404#333333

Translations for respectably

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for respectably »

Translation

Find a translation for the respectably definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"respectably." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 27 Mar. 2023. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/respectably>.

Discuss these respectably definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good definition for respectably? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    of surpassing excellence
    • A. handsome
    • B. hatched
    • C. brilliant
    • D. whirring

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for respectably: