Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
   
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
Show Word Parts
  Show Spanish support
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
acceptable

ac·cept·a·ble

acceptable

 
 
pronunciation:
k sep t bl
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: good enough to be accepted or approved of.
My grades were acceptable to my parents.
synonyms:
respectable, satisfactory, worthy
antonyms:
unsatisfactory
similar words:
adequate, all right, decent, fair, ok
derivations: acceptably (adv.), acceptability (n.)
Word PartsSubscriber feature About this feature