Example sentences for: decent

How can you use “decent” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Costner's performance may be decent, but most critics call this effort out at the plate.

  • Happily, the week's TV line-up provides several decent alternatives to getting out of the house and actually doing something.

  • In The Replacement Killers , he's a decent fellow, devoted to his mother and sister, forced by an underworld kingpin (Kenneth Tsang) to travel to the United States to assassinate people.

  • Articles of Faith makes it abundantly clear that even the most decent people both sides have to offer--people such as Widdicombe and Lee who will occasionally talk to each other instead of merely hurling epithets--can find no real common ground on abortion.

  • Even amateurs, though, can learn how to make up a pretty convincing story in the comfort of their own homes, using nothing more than a mild sense of mischief and a decent word processor.

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