Thesaurus / presentable
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
A few moments given to making the hair smooth and presentable without any covering, will not be wasted.
THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
Do go, and brush your hair, and put on another frock, and make yourself presentable.
PAPERS FROM OVERLOOK-HOUSECASPER ALMORE
Kathlyn found a presentable carriage, and with her luggage pressing about her feet directed the driver to the Great Eastern Hotel.
THE ADVENTURES OF KATHLYNHAROLD MACGRATH
Having been assured that it was in a presentable condition, Jim walked boldly up to the door and knocked.
SEVENOAKSJ. G. HOLLAND
With the widow's ready aid Polly Candage had made her own attire presentable once more.
I married because I wanted the position of a married woman, and a nice presentable man to go about with in society.
SIX WOMENVICTORIA CROSS
“A very fine-looking, presentable fellow,” said Hyacinth, as the carriage rolled away with his new brother-in-law.
RUTH HALLFANNY FERN
A half-hour later, made presentable in the coast-guard captain's liberty suit, Mayo walked through the kitchen.
Mr. Burkett, being a man of guile, controlled his wrath and offered a presentable guise of mildness.
It took time to get hold of Busy Buzzy and be assigned to our rooms, and more time to make ourselves presentable.
MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
WORDS RELATED TO PRESENTABLE
- cut out for
- good enough
- in character
- in keeping
- up to snuff
- user friendly
- all right
- better than nothing
- fair to middling
- fairly good
- not bad
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