1. (a.) Suitable in words, behavior, dress, or ceremony; becoming; fit; decorous\; proper; seemly; as, decent conduct; decent language.

2. (a.) Free from immodesty or obscenity; modest.

3. (a.) Comely; shapely; well-formed.

4. (a.) Moderate, but competent; sufficient; hence, respectable; fairly good; reasonably comfortable or satisfying; as, a decent fortune; a decent person.

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