Acceptable and Nice


Acceptable adjective - Of a level of quality that meets one's needs or standards.

Nice is a synonym for acceptable. In some cases you can use "Nice" instead an adjective "Acceptable".


Nice adjective - Following the established traditions of refined society and good taste.
Usage example: had nice manners

Acceptable is a synonym for nice in enjoyable topic. Sometimes you can use "Acceptable" instead an adjective "Nice".

Nearby Words: nicety, nicely

Both words in one sentence

  • Another reason this could be an acceptable break from reality is for some nice visual cues or adding a Rewatch Bonus into the Third Person Flashback.
  • Draco in Leather Pants: Have an acceptable reason for making a truly evil character suddenly be nice.
  • This is why convicts are on a very short list of Acceptable Targets for a whole slew of not nice things; and in fiction, there are plenty of these not nice things.
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