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Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The quality, state, or characteristic of being respectable.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The quality of being respectable.
  • n. The class of respectable people.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state or quality of being respectable; the state or quality which deserves or commands respect.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or character of being respectable; the condition or qualities which deserve or command respect.
  • n. A respectable person or thing; a specimen or type of what is respectable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. honorableness by virtue of being respectable and having a good reputation

Etymologies

respect +‎ -ability (Wiktionary)

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