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decent

decent Sentence Examples

  • I'll be in the kitchen... when you get decent.

  • After all you've gone through, it's a shame you can't even get a decent night's sleep.

  • You should let him take a decent nap in our room and drop this silly business.

  • Rather, he'd done the decent thing and spared her further heartache.

  • She couldn't remember the last time she felt halfway decent.

  • She looked decent in jeans and a long-sleeved shirt.

  • Oh, and wear something decent this time.

  • Maybe one day they'll rub off on you, help you get a decent man.

  • Decent wasn't the word she'd ever use for Rhyn.

  • We've been trying to help put her through a good school for her advanced degree, so she can start working some place and make decent money.

  • He.d come to keep an eye on her and, allegedly, to help his brothers on the Council, though not even he believed he had a decent bone in his body.

  • Rhyn enjoyed the feel of a weapon in his hand and facing a decent opponent.

  • He read the note and was so overcome with grief he covered up what she did, falsely reported her death and gave her a decent burial.

  • Martha, who couldn't have run that fast from her trailer if she did have a decent pair of sneakers—which she didn't—was at the door, pulling a sled upon which was piled a bundle far smaller than any ten-year-old's belongings ought to represent.

  • Josh Reynolds, you can march your jealous carcass right out that door and don't you come back until you can talk to me like I'm a reasonably intelligent and decent person.

  • Looks like you could use a decent meal.

  • Kris pursed his lips, wanting to release the curses coiled on his tongue.  He looked her over.  She'd at least worn sturdy shoes, long pants and shirt.  She was in decent shape, slender and toned from Pilates and the gym.

  • I'm going to get an education and a decent job.

  • Dean was surprised just how tired he was and happy to get a decent night's sleep before tackling the next day's 60-mile run to Pagosa Springs—leg two of the "Ride the Rockies Tour."

  • He deserves a decent burial.

  • "I haven't had a decent shower in a week," she said, tossing him her knives.

  • "Ikir wouldn't spring for somewhere decent?" she asked, looking around in disgust.

  • I haven't eaten a decent meal in weeks.

  • Gerald was a decent sort.

  • You can't be decent for two seconds, can you?

  • It wasn't possible there was a decent side to him.

  • I appreciate you helping me, Xander, and for being somewhat decent to my cousin.

  • "Don't try to be decent now," she murmured.

  • She'd been having a decent time with the blond hottie.

  • Still, sometimes he's decent enough that I think there's more to him.

  • You're being decent right now.

  • Urged by such considerations, he once more turned his eyes to the scene of his early exile, where he might live on his decent patrimony in a style which was impossible in England, and pursue unembarrassed his literary studies.

  • The decent burial of the dead was a matter especially provided for by the Roman laws.

  • The officers of the Church during the first few centuries of its existence were content to officiate in the dress of civil life, though their garments were expected to be scrupulously clean and of decent quality.

  • (This memorable victory is annually commemorated by the Boers as Dingaan's Day, while the Umslatos, which ran red with the blood of the slain, was renamed Blood river.) Dingaan fled, the victorious Boers entered the royal kraal, gave decent burial to the skeletons of Retief and his party, and regarded themselves as now undisputed masters of Natal.

  • The modern system of hygiene is in great part founded upon Decent pathology.

  • Almost the only decent buildings are the governor's palace, the British residency and the houses of some well-to-do merchants.

  • Many even of these readings merely relate to variations of spelling, pronunciation or grammatical forms; others substitute a more decent expression for the coarser phrase of the text, but in some instances the suggested reading really affects the sense of the passage.

  • Miss Cons, whose social work in Lambeth had made her well acquainted with the difficulties of providing decent amusement at a cheap rate for the people of the neighbourhood, obtained an interest in the building about 1880.

  • But it is, in fact, only another illustration of the manner in which Philip's position and power enabled him to place a decent disguise on the real nature of the change.

  • They demand that the persons should show a desire for amendment; they subject them to firm discipline, and give them hard work; they give them decent clothes, and strive to win them to a Christian life.

  • Early in his term he carried out a policy he had urged upon the government when minister to France and when vice-president, by dispatching naval forces to coerce Tripoli into a decent respect for the trade of his country - the first in Christendom to gain honourable immunity from tribute or piracy in the Mediterranean.

  • A cynicism so unblushing shocked even the seasoned diplomats of the congress, who would have preferred that the king should have made a decent show of yielding to force.

  • a means of indescribable torture to a decent man and a prolific source of vice and crime to a criminal.

  • Philo, De decent oraculis, 9, i I, and the Midrash on Ps.

  • Why should not established institutions proceed upon the customary and convenient methods of routine, while the delights of existence were augmented, manners polished, arts developed, and a golden age of epicurean ease made decent by a state religion which no one cared to break with because no one was left to regard it seriously?

  • On the death of Ignatius, probably in October 878, Photius, after a decent show of reluctance, again filled the patriarchal throne.

  • Even after leaving prison he was necessarily an outcast from decent circles, and he lived mainly on the Continent, under the name of "Sebastian Melmoth."

  • Two popes anathematized each other from Avignon and from Rome, and zealous churchmen were at their wit's end to concoct ways and means, by general councils of Constance and Basel and otherwise, to restore peace to a distracted church, and to discipline the clergy into decent living.

  • Those taking part in processions are to walk bare-headed (weather permitting), two and two, in decent costume, and with reverent mien; clergy and laity, men and women, are to walk separately.

  • In the Second Prayer -book vestment and cope alike disappear; but a cope was worn by the prelate who consecrated Archbishop Parker, and by the "gentlemen" as well as the priests of Queen Elizabeth's chapel; and, finally, by the 24th canon (of 1603) a "decent cope" was prescribed for the "principal minister" at the celebration of Holy Communion in cathedral churches as well as for the "gospeller and epistler."

  • They wear a minimum of covering, but, unlike the Melanesians, are strictly decent, while they are more moral than the Polynesians.

  • The Government of Ireland Bill gave no protection to landowners, but as the crisis was mainly agrarian, it would have been hardly decent to make no show of considering them.

  • King Leopold was personally a man of considerable attainments and much strength of character, but he was a notoriously dissolute monarch, who even to the last offended decent opinion by his indulgences at Paris and on the Riviera.

  • I'll be in the kitchen... when you get decent.

  • After all you've gone through, it's a shame you can't even get a decent night's sleep.

  • You should let him take a decent nap in our room and drop this silly business.

  • Rather, he'd done the decent thing and spared her further heartache.

  • Radar and thermal image coverage was decent, indicating the vamps were mainly gathered in one spot.

  • She couldn't remember the last time she felt halfway decent.

  • She looked decent in jeans and a long-sleeved shirt.

  • Oh, and wear something decent this time.

  • I've never been as strong of an advocate for you as Andre, but I always thought you decent somewhere on the inside.

  • Maybe one day they'll rub off on you, help you get a decent man.

  • Decent wasn't the word she'd ever use for Rhyn.

  • We've been trying to help put her through a good school for her advanced degree, so she can start working some place and make decent money.

  • He.d come to keep an eye on her and, allegedly, to help his brothers on the Council, though not even he believed he had a decent bone in his body.

  • Rhyn enjoyed the feel of a weapon in his hand and facing a decent opponent.

  • He read the note and was so overcome with grief he covered up what she did, falsely reported her death and gave her a decent burial.

  • Martha, who couldn't have run that fast from her trailer if she did have a decent pair of sneakers—which she didn't—was at the door, pulling a sled upon which was piled a bundle far smaller than any ten-year-old's belongings ought to represent.

  • Josh Reynolds, you can march your jealous carcass right out that door and don't you come back until you can talk to me like I'm a reasonably intelligent and decent person.

  • Looks like you could use a decent meal.

  • Kris pursed his lips, wanting to release the curses coiled on his tongue.  He looked her over.  She'd at least worn sturdy shoes, long pants and shirt.  She was in decent shape, slender and toned from Pilates and the gym.

  • He was the only decent person in the whole shitty place.

  • I'm going to get an education and a decent job.

  • Dean was surprised just how tired he was and happy to get a decent night's sleep before tackling the next day's 60-mile run to Pagosa Springs—leg two of the "Ride the Rockies Tour."

  • He deserves a decent burial.

  • "I haven't had a decent shower in a week," she said, tossing him her knives.

  • We can stay there, so we can sleep away from the vamps and take a decent shower," he offered then added quickly, "Separately. We can shower separately.

  • "Ikir wouldn't spring for somewhere decent?" she asked, looking around in disgust.

  • I haven't eaten a decent meal in weeks.

  • Gerald was a decent sort.

  • The angle of decent was mercilessly gradual and her feet were sore by the time she was in icy water up to her knees.

  • You can't be decent for two seconds, can you?

  • It wasn't possible there was a decent side to him.

  • I appreciate you helping me, Xander, and for being somewhat decent to my cousin.

  • "Don't try to be decent now," she murmured.

  • She'd been having a decent time with the blond hottie.

  • Still, sometimes he's decent enough that I think there's more to him.

  • You're being decent right now.

  • Agriculture subsidies can make it impossible for small-scale farmers to make a decent living.

  • It's still not too late to find a decent abode should you manage to join us at Glamorgan in 2006 through Clearing.

  • I have noticed some decent results especially on the lower abs.

  • Bowie, Belinda Carlisle and Melanie C. Because they're all decent human beings and socially adept.

  • We all agree that they're decent songwriters, but some of their vocal affectations to me are really annoying.

  • all-round decent bloke.

  • Frazer Richardson did put in a decent cross for Spring's equalizer but was otherwise totally anonymous - almost as much as Ian Moore.

  • There's decent if not again outdated upbeat dance anthems on the decks.

  • Decent hand know show you pfister pt assistant if they're not.

  • A combination of exercise and a spartan diet looked like a decent way to reduce atherosclerosis.

  • There is no point stating rubbish like this if you can't provide decent evidence to back up your rash and completely baseless statements.

  • Another highlight arrives with ' Shy Fly ', speedy rock music with clashing cymbals, rumbling bass and decent lead guitar.

  • I am looking to get some decent bettas from a good breeder (opposed to the usual pet shop veil tails) Thanks 108.

  • Road bikes are pure delight on a decent road surface, much faster than either hybrids or mountain bikes.

  • Did find a decent boozer, which was the best place to be on a day like this.

  • frozen brine shrimp is a decent substitute for the live version.

  • To maintain neutral buoyancy, you use a pattern that results in an average that results in neither an ascent nor a decent.

  • Third, what is the average cost of a decent meal at the university cafeterias?

  • The author is reputed to tour London on his bike picking out decent old caffs to list.

  • carry out a survey, it identifies all the work that would fail the Decent Homes Standard.

  • chippye are decent chippies at the kop end of the ground too whilst McDonalds are situated in the Kop.

  • On the float rods we had quality roach and the odd decent chub all day.

  • Very flavorsome bacon in warm ciabatta with a decent salad using decent lettuce, and dressed with a delicious olive oil.

  • And, talking of Baldrick, will someone please buy Mr Chapman some decent clobber?

  • We have... Brick Blast a decent breakout clone, ANOTHER new section!

  • expect codling, whiting and the occasional decent sized cod.

  • But I soon found out it was going to involve more work than sitting in cafes sipping decent coffee.

  • conger (eel)e winter there is a decent smattering of fish, including conger, ling, bib and pollack.

  • I've been vegetarian for about 15 years, have definite vegan leanings but haven't managed to find a decent vegan cookbook yet.

  • corporate governance a decent record executives need to.

  • No words can express the contempt all decent people would feel for such abject cowardice.

  • criterionHomes Factsheet General information sheet about works covered by decent homes assistance and criteria for eligibility.

  • Harte 7 - Definitely plays better with Kewell in front of him, couple of decent crosses, looking more confortable on the ball.

  • The average cost to make these homes decent is £ 16,000 each, or some £ 43 billion in total.

  • To get anything decent, we are going to edge or go into deco, that also means suitable redundancy.

  • decent to live.

  • decent wage.

  • decent bloke.

  • decent pensions for all.

  • decent living, rather than depend on food handouts.

  • decent housing for our class, for a myriad of reforms under existing social conditions.

  • decent burial.

  • In particular, how are we to understand the notion of a ' minimally decent life '?

  • There used to be a pretty decent arena in Guilford.

  • However there is a fairly decent selection of photos to be found at the official site at Horsea Dive Center.

  • At what cost -- because most of those 88 per cent are thoroughly decent and humane people -- in Iraqi lives?

  • For once I`m a windows fan:-) pocketpc is perfectly decent.

  • I couldn't believe it when I got somewhere decent to live.

  • Normally I would be the first to do that, but from what I saw he seemed pretty decent to me.

  • For starters, the graphics engine has been given a sizeable overhaul even at maximum zoom, things look pretty decent.

  • The key to making these beats sound decent is pitching them down several semitones - this gives them a trashy feel.

  • I was struggling to find anywhere decent to bird from near the car and so returned for another brief spell at south Van marshes.

  • The depth of the wreck meant I could get a decent bottom time without running up too much deco.

  • Also, give coverage at a high deductible to all at a decent rate.

  • Road bikes are pure delight on a decent road surface, much faster than either hybrids or mountain bikes.

  • The Matrix Revolutions found itself on the wrong end of more critical derision than any decent film in quite some time.

  • desperate housewife in need of a decent meal.

  • Having run the gambit of Psychedelia to Punk, Track did the decent thing and self destructed in 1978.

  • discerning in taste and a perfect accompanist to any decent watch collection.

  • dispenser drawer to check that cold water is coming in at a decent rate.

  • It incorporates a little drama and social commentary to combine to what I would call a decent dramedy.

  • drogue parachute to control its decent until the main parachute opens at around 10,000 feet.

  • earn a decent living, rather than depend on food handouts.

  • Greetings all, I'm trying to find somewhere in Oxford to buy decent travel earplugs.

  • Andrew always manages to discover a decent eatery to take me to, like The Marylebone Kitchen.

  • Clinging confusedly to this imposition on the majority is institutional and personal egotism for which there is no decent excuse.

  • The majority of decent folk or a minority of selfish egotists?

  • etching kit at any decent auto parts store.

  • A decent pub for this generally rather faceless part of the world.

  • The loans are provided to remedy failings under the Decent Homes Standard.

  • ABOUT THE BOOK Joe Egan is a decent man, yet he seems fearful.

  • rear body section, decent trunk floor, needs inner repair, $ 500 with rear fenders.

  • Bordeaux have a decent, young side but lack the necessary firepower and experience.

  • Now, to his credit, Doug makes a pretty decent fist of justifying his presence as the driving force of his own novel.

  • There were a number of them, but they were very flighty and it took me ages to get a decent image.

  • Why did housing officers from Knowsley Council/Housing Trust move heroin addicts into decent tower blocks populated by elderly folk and decent tenants?

  • Things get more interesting tho with some decent on-set footage.

  • footy on telly and decent beers.

  • Can't they even try to make a decent forgery?

  • Director John Singleton does a decent job with the action and creates some extremely frenetic car chases.

  • A few quickies also keep the pace frisky, even if the jokes range from the decent to the appalling.

  • Every decent fan of Leeds United will be absolutely furious, he was the future.

  • Having run the gambit of Psychedelia to Punk, Track did the decent thing and self destructed in 1978.

  • I drink gin in pubs with no Real Ale or decent wine.

  • A decent pair of comfy ski goggles will keep you happy.

  • No longer is France inexpensive, today the Euro buys little decent grub for your money.

  • gullyever, fishing low water in the rocky gullies on the south side can produce some decent bass.

  • The Joker, however, may be in need of a decent haircut.

  • They remind me of him, upstanding, decent and calculated not to offend, but really rather heartless and without exception absolute bores.

  • highlight the importance of access to decent hygiene facilities.

  • honourIndians live by a code of dignity and honor; the gypsies have honor among thieves; the Creoles are spirited but decent.

  • To me she looks like a desperate housewife in need of a decent meal.

  • Yes, we will fight for decent housing for our class, for a myriad of reforms under existing social conditions.

  • The Bog Standard campaign aims to highlight the importance of access to decent hygiene facilities.

  • His presence was so decent and reserved, that it seemed indecent to squawk about it.

  • Despite all that bullying streak within my recent development, the thoroughly decent good sort of chap was still there, firmly ingrained.

  • Offshore, there was a decent swell running, and the buoys became all but invisible to us in boats.

  • Make sure you've got a decent ISP with 99% uptime or better - that's of course elementary.

  • getting a decent job in Bristol has been pretty useful.

  • He is that joiner around the corner making bespoke joinery in an industrial unit with a decent bunch of chaps.

  • Also like jasmine tea alot and camomile is good if you want a decent kip.

  • What would he have done if he'd only gone home early the night before and had a decent night's kip!

  • In case of decent weather the chances to see kiwis are very good.

  • latitude X1 is a decent performer.

  • They buy their second homes near decent hospitals and come to Spain to avoid lengthy waiting lists at home.

  • Flat and fairly lightweight the 7in widescreen TFT display player offers you the chance to watch movies on the go at a decent size.

  • likeable rogues are a decent adventure story plot device.

  • A good forest economy would be owned locally. It would afford a decent livelihood to local people.

  • Iraqis need to be able to earn a decent living, rather than depend on food handouts.

  • The consensus opinion appeared to be that nurses want the RCN to campaign for a decent living wage for everyone.

  • Please get a decent lyricist to do justice to a great voice and transcendent tunes.

  • I'm as decent and respectable a business fun makeover game man as you are!

  • It was surprisingly decent for a bock beer: a bit too malty, however, but with a nice dose of hops.

  • He was a real mensch: a decent and responsible person, a particularly good man of integrity and honor.

  • millions of ordinary decent Britons think.

  • Labor has the ability to set a decent minimum wage, to restore union rights, and to stop hospital closures and selective education.

  • Parents should be teaching their children how to order a decent mocha instead of foisting fast-food trash on them.

  • much in the vein of the morals that " decent people " might support.

  • obfuscate decent language.

  • obliterateoth have dedicated their last few albums to obliterating the memory of the decent ones they made a decade earlier.

  • Helpful Hints: Try to provide some decent art materials - watercolor pencils are ideal for beginners.

  • Invention of whiteness to the people a decent pique.

  • If you don't have decent pix, let us know - depending where you are, we might be able to help out.

  • But what if you're not poached by an employer offering a decent relocation bonus?

  • So.. if I get this right.. because someone has a decent education where they are actually knowledgeable on something, they are considered pompous.

  • For example I believe most hard core porn is very tasteful, and quite decent.

  • prodded a decent effort wide for the home side.

  • Let's look at the evidence: Strauss - very promising, quality opener, can he play decent spin?

  • quarrelsome lot, but on the whole we fight our battles in the decent obscurity of learned journals.

  • quiescent current of a decent inverter is now down to about a third of an amp.

  • racecourse debut in the Trevor Hemmings colors having won some decent chases in France.

  • If you don't want a decent ranking on MSN.

  • They are supported well by fellow rapper Ludacris and Devon Aoki as Suki and Cole Hauser makes a decent villain.

  • It was a pretty decent show altogether with plenty of variety and the odd rarity thrown in.

  • The progress form Friday night was quite remarkable - we were making an almost decent sound by now.

  • The odd decent radiohead interview notwithstanding, it's a little retro for my tastes.

  • It supports VST and DirectX plug-ins, and there are some native effects as well, including a decent reverb and some nice EQs.

  • If only the highly salaried managers at Post Office Ltd could show one tenth of his commitment to providing a decent service.

  • He is a good, decent man and does not deserve to be turned into a political scapegoat.

  • sealskin coat is one no decent human being should wish to afford.

  • The costs will be approximately £ 55k for a two-bed starter home or £ 75k for a three-bed semi, with decent garden.

  • That way you scoop up plenty of shares cheaply with each market setback, ensuring you make a decent profit in the long run.

  • shortfall in the funding needed to achieve Decent Homes.

  • frozen brine shrimp is a decent substitute for the live version.

  • smarmy grin would drive any decent person to grab a pin.

  • Even in the winter there is a decent smattering of fish, including conger, ling, bib and pollack.

  • smutty talk no fighting, just decent kids having clean fun.

  • Enough for a small snowman and a decent snowball fight!

  • soaked up the surfer atmosphere at the two decent bars on the front with great views of the breakers.

  • soap dispenser drawer to check that cold water is coming in at a decent rate.

  • The standards of decent modern society were set by the Enlightenment.

  • speakerphone mode is surprisingly decent for such a small device.

  • This should give a decent speedup aslong as I can get it working better.

  • Had a really good laugh, was a decent track - the karts were pretty speedy and it was a good group of people.

  • Had I drawn the " decent English squire " you describe, I agree the cartoon would have been rather deplorable.

  • Solid and dependable rather than particularly thrilling or exciting, a decent enough stab at hard rock glory.

  • Decent, if not stellar - one exception tho: the song " Shallow Heart Shallow Water " completely knocks me out.

  • Any decent service department should be able to listen to the turbo by using an electronic stethoscope with a metal probe on the end.

  • Topton's last 8 races quite decent efforts but today he ran a stinker with conditions in his favor.

  • Decent ID3 tags so the files had some useful info contained within them rather than just in the filename.

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