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Related to acceptably: scarcely, hurriedly, accordingly

ac·cept·a·ble

 (ăk-sĕp′tə-bəl)
adj.
1. Adequate to satisfy a need, requirement, or standard; satisfactory: an acceptable excuse; acceptable behavior. See Synonyms at sufficient.
2. Satisfactory but not superior; passable: The restaurant was acceptable but did not live up to its reputation. See Synonyms at average.

ac·cept′a·bil′i·ty, ac·cept′a·ble·ness n.
ac·cept′a·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.acceptably - in an acceptable (but not outstanding) manneracceptably - in an acceptable (but not outstanding) manner; "she plays tennis tolerably"
intolerably, unacceptably - to an unacceptable degree; "The percentage of lead in our drinking water is unacceptably high"
Translations
بِصُورَة مَقْبُولَة
přijatelně
acceptabelt
elfogadhatóan
bærilega, nægjanlega
prijateľne
kabul edilebilecek düzeyde/şekilde

acceptably

[əkˈseptəblɪ] ADV
1. (= in the accepted manner) [behave, phrase] → de manera aceptable
2. (= satisfactorily) [play, sing] → razonablemente bien
inflation is now acceptably lowla inflación es ahora lo suficientemente baja

acceptably

[əkˈsɛptəbli] adv
(= suitably) [behave] → comme il faut
(= adequately) [perform] → convenablement

acceptably

adv
(= properly) behave, treatanständig, korrekt
(= sufficiently) acceptably accurate/safeausreichend or hinlänglich genau/sicher; noise levels were acceptably lowder Lärmpegel war erträglich
(= adequately)akzeptabel, angemessen

accept

(əkˈsept) verb
1. to take (something offered). He accepted the gift.
2. to believe in, agree to or acknowledge. We accept your account of what happened; Their proposal was accepted; He accepted responsibility for the accident.
acˈceptable adjective
1. satisfactory. The decision should be acceptable to most people.
2. pleasing. a very acceptable gift.
acˈceptably adverb
acˈceptance noun
We have had few acceptances to our invitation.
acˈcepted adjective
generally recognized. It is an accepted fact that the world is round.
References in classic literature ?
I try to write forbearingly on my side; I wish I could write acceptably as well.
affected by those who cannot acceptably write any kind.
Warwickshire's 50-over campaign ended with a damp squib as, despite the impressive efforts of head groundsman Gary Barwell and his team, the rain was just too persistent to permit the ground to dry out acceptably.
An organised licence to be acceptably stupid" - Scientist and atheist Richard Dawkins on religion.
It's an efficient and quite acceptably rapid thing, making 62mph from rest in 11.
People in America have lived perfectly acceptably alongside it for quite a long time.
The new committee will be responsible for providing independent, expert strategic advice to the agency in support of its role to ensure that medical devices are acceptably safe and are used both safely and effectively.
The automaker is recalling the vehicles because of a problem with the steering column outer tube, which is not likely to be acceptably round.
Topgear described it as 'not bad' and 'an acceptably average pickup truck with an acceptably below-average price tag', which is some praise from one of the most critical of commentators.
Developing 170bhp, and mated to a seven-speed automatic gearbox, it has a knack of delivering a sporty and refined drive, while being acceptably economical.
To that end, the GTC is acceptably quick, hitting 62mph in 7.
As a result, they have an acceptably low incidence of ROP.