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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: good enough to meet a need or desire.
My grade in English is satisfactory, but I had hoped to do better.
synonyms:
acceptable, adequate, enough, OK, sufficient
antonyms:
inadequate, unsatisfactory
similar words:
all right, competent, decent, fair, suitable, well
derivation: satisfactorily (adv.)
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