Synonyms of passable in English:



  • 1 the beer was passable
    adequate, all right, fairly good, acceptable, sufficiently good, sufficient, satisfactory, moderately good, not (too) bad, average, tolerable, fair, decent, respectable, presentable, admissible, allowable;
    informal OK, so-so, fair-to-middling, nothing to write home about, no great shakes, not up to much, not much cop, bog-standard, vanilla, plain vanilla
    New Zealand informal half-pie
    [Antonyms] unacceptable, excellent
  • 2 the road is still passable
    navigable, traversable, negotiable, crossable, able to be travelled on/along, unblocked, unobstructed, open, clear, usable
    [Antonyms] impassable
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