Definition of decently adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈdiːsntli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdiːsntli//
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  1. 1well enough; to a good enough standard or quality The team performed decently.
  2. 2honestly and fairly; in a way that involves treating people with respect He was the only person who behaved decently towards her.
  3. 3in a way that is acceptable in a particular situation I escaped from the party as soon as was decently possible. You need to be decently dressed to go for an interview.