Definition of acceptable
acceptabilityplay \ik-ˌsep-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē, (ˌ)ak-, ek-\ noun
acceptablenessplay \ik-ˈsep-tə-bəl-nəs, ak-\ noun
acceptablyplay \-blē\ adverb
Examples of acceptable in a sentence
acceptable and unacceptable noise levels
It was an acceptable performance, although not an outstanding one.
She plays an acceptable game of tennis.
First Known Use of acceptable
ACCEPTABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of acceptable for English Language Learners
: capable or worthy of being accepted
: fairly good
ACCEPTABLE Defined for Kids
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