decente

See also: décente

InterlinguaEdit

AdjectiveEdit

decente (comparative plus decente, superlative le plus decente)

  1. decent

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin decente(m), accusative case form of decēns (appropriate, fitting), present active participle of decet ([it] is fitting).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /deˈt͡ʃɛn.te/
  • Rhymes: -ɛnte
  • Hyphenation: de‧cèn‧te

AdjectiveEdit

decente (plural decenti)

  1. decent, decorous, seemly
  2. proper
  3. reasonable
  4. chaste

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

decente

  1. ablative masculine/feminine/neuter singular of decēns

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin decentem, present participle of decet (it is fitting or suitable), from Proto-Indo-European *deke-, from base *dek- (to take, accept, to receive, greet, be suitable).

PronunciationEdit

 

AdjectiveEdit

decente m or f (plural decentes)

  1. decent, proper
    Antonym: indecente
    Faça um corte de cabelo decente.
    Have a decent haircut.

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Further readingEdit

  • decente” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin decēns.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /deˈθente/, [d̪eˈθẽn̪.t̪e]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /deˈsente/, [d̪eˈsẽn̪.t̪e]

AdjectiveEdit

decente (plural decentes)

  1. decent (showing integrity and moral uprightness)
    Antonym: indecente
  2. clean, tidy
  3. decent (good enough; okay)

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