Definitions For Decent


  • Conforming to conventions of sexual behavior


  • Meeting requirements
  • Observing conventional sexual mores in speech or behavior or dress
  • Sufficiently clothed to see visitors or appear in public
  • In harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion
  • Socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous


  • In the right manner; correctly; suitably

Is Decent a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Decent is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Decent in a Sentence

  • I don't understand how so decent a person could be involved with this kind of crime.
  • He is a decent guy who would help anyone in need.
  • You need to do the decent thing and tell her what happened.

Synonyms for Decent

Antonyms for Decent

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