In a way that is just good enough; reasonably: [as submodifier]: he was passably attractive
More example sentences
- She's just a passably pretty girl from Llanelli with a bit of a tip about herself.
- I didn't want to go to the ball at all, but as Mother insisted I did attend, I would at least look passably pretty.
- She was passably pretty, with large green eyes and flowing golden curls.