to a tolerably worthy extent;
"he did respectably well for his age"
in a decent and morally reputable manner;
"the film ends with the middle-aged romancers respectably married"
- He has no superior in this respect.
- He commands the respect of all who know him well.
- I do not respect him because he is knowledgeable.
- In respect to violin, I am polygamous.
- He is a man whom I believe we should respect.
- He has a great respect for his father.
- respectable 值得尊重的