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satisfactory

sat·is·fac·to·ry

satisfactory

 
 
pronunciation:
sae tihs faek t ri [or] sae tihs faek tri
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part of speech: adjective
definition: affording or giving enough to satisfy; adequate.
Without a satisfactory score on the test, you won't pass the course.The food at the hospital was satisfactory and she had no real complaints during her stay.It was a satisfactory performance but not brilliant.
synonyms:
acceptable, adequate, enough, OK, sufficient
antonyms:
dissatisfactory, inadequate, unsatisfactory
similar words:
all right, comfortable, competent, cool, decent, fair, passable, suitable, tidy, tolerable, well
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derivation: satisfactorily (adv.)
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