Worthy of respect; fitted to awaken esteem; deserving regard; hence, of good repute; not mean; as, a respectable citizen.
- Meriting respect or esteem; worthy.
- Of or appropriate to good or proper behavior or conventional conduct.
- Of moderately good quality: respectable work.
- Considerable in amount, number, or size: a respectable sum of money.
- Acceptable in appearance; presentable: a respectable hat.