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Synonyms for acceptableækˈsɛp tə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. acceptable(adj)

    worthy of acceptance or satisfactory

    Synonyms:
    satisfactory

    Antonyms:
    bad, exceptionable, unfit, objectionable, nonstandard, unacceptable

  2. acceptable(adj)

    judged to be in conformity with approved usage

    Synonyms:
    satisfactory

    Antonyms:
    exceptionable, bad, unfit, nonstandard, objectionable, unacceptable

  3. satisfactory, acceptable(adj)

    meeting requirements

    Synonyms:
    satisfactory, acceptable

    Antonyms:
    bad, unfit, unacceptable, exceptionable, objectionable, nonstandard

  4. acceptable(adj)

    adequate for the purpose

    Synonyms:
    satisfactory

    Antonyms:
    unfit, bad, objectionable, nonstandard, exceptionable, unacceptable

Wiktionary

  1. acceptable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    unacceptable, inacceptable

  2. acceptable(adjective)

    Capable, worthy, or sure of being accepted or received with pleasure; pleasing to a receiver; gratifying; agreeable; welcome; as, an acceptable present, one acceptable to us.

    Antonyms:
    unacceptable, inacceptable

  3. acceptable(adjective)

    Barely worthy, less than excellent; passable.

    Antonyms:
    unacceptable, inacceptable

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. acceptable

    Agreeable refers to whatever gives a mild degree of pleasure; as, an agreeable perfume. Acceptable indicates a thing to be worthy of acceptance; as, an acceptable offering. Grateful is stronger than agreeable or gratifying, indicating whatever awakens a feeling akin to gratitude. A pleasant face and pleasing manners arouse pleasurable sensations, and make the possessor an agreeable companion; if possessed of intelligence, vivacity, and goodness, such a person's society will be delightful. Criminals may find each other's company congenial, but scarcely delightful. Satisfying denotes anything that is received with calm acquiescence, as substantial food, or established truth. That is welcome which is received with joyful heartiness; as, welcome tidings. Compare BEAUTIFUL; CHARMING; DELICIOUS.

    Synonyms:
    agreeable, congenial, delicious, delightful, grateful, gratifying, pleasant, pleasing, pleasurable, refreshing, satisfying, welcome

    Antonyms:
    depressing, disappointing, distressing, hateful, horrible, melancholy, miserable, mournful, painful, saddening, woful, wretched

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. acceptable(a.)

    Synonyms:
    welcome, pleasing, pleasant, agreeable, grateful, gratifying


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