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Acceptable

Meanings and phrases

acceptable

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. worthy of acceptance or satisfactory
  2. judged to be in conformity with approved usage
  3. adequate for the purpose
  4. meeting requirements; satisfactory

not acceptable

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Travel for the sake of curiosity was not acceptable.
  • Gandhiji also involved and said it is not acceptable.
  • Not have domestic partnerships; that's not acceptable.

more acceptable

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Stojanović said poetry was more acceptable for the Partisans than prose.
  • Some entries are re-edited to be more acceptable to Ultra-Orthodox readers.
  • A woman dressing in men's clothing is considered to be a more acceptable activity.

socially acceptable

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • If this is done in a socially acceptable way, the child develops the initiative.
  • This was the statement that made bass socially acceptable, which they had not been before.
  • An employer must only dismiss an employee for rational, reasonable, and socially acceptable reason.

academically acceptable

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2011, the school district was rated "academically acceptable" by the Texas Education Agency.

considered acceptable

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This method of consumption was also considered acceptable with the original packaging.
  • To many anarchists, the only form of democracy considered acceptable is direct democracy.
  • Other individuals for whom it is considered acceptable not to fast are those who are ill or traveling.

acceptable level

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Step 1, when necessary, suppresses aliasing to an acceptable level.
  • The system must be designed so that this unwanted output is reduced to an acceptable level.
  • The mode and techniques chosen must also allow the dive to be done at an acceptable level of risk.
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