1 becoming, suitable, appropriate, proper, seemly, fitting:
Despite the life she led, the woman should have a decent burial.
2 seemly, decorous, tasteful, dignified, mannerly, nice, clean, respectable, polite, modest, presentable, acceptable:
Hereafter, you will use only decent language when speaking to me!
3 adequate, acceptable, passable, fair, competent, mediocre, middling, fair to middling, moderate, respectable, not bad, ordinary, so so, not outstanding, unimpressive, average, neither here nor there, all right, reasonable, tolerable, satisfactory, good enough, Colloq OK or okay:
Sales in the first quarter were decent but hardly outstanding.
4 courteous, proper, right, fair, honest, honourable, friendly, considerate, gracious, nice, thoughtful, obliging, kind, generous, accommodating:
You can count on David to do the decent thing.
5 chaste, pure, virtuous, modest, well-bred, decorous, well brought up, nice, respectable:
Caroline is a decent girl, but no great brain or beauty.