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One entry found for respectable.
Main Entry: re·spect·able
Pronunciation: ri-primarystressspek-tschwa-bschwal
Function: adjective
1 : worthy of respect : REPUTABLE
2 : decent or correct in character or behavior : PROPER <respectable people>
3 : fair in size, quality, or quantity <a respectable amount of money>
4 : fit to be seen : PRESENTABLE <respectable clothes>
- re·spect·abil·i·ty /-secondarystressspek-tschwa-primarystressbil-schwat-emacron/ noun
- re·spect·able·ness /-primarystressspek-tschwa-bschwal-nschwas/ noun
- re·spect·ably /-blemacron/ adverb

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