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acceptable
American English: /əkˈsɛptəb(ə)l/
British English: /əkˈsɛptəb(ə)l/

Translation of acceptable in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1 (conduct)
    (satisfactory)
    (tolerable)
    (compromise/risk)
    socially acceptable
    socialmente admisible or aceptable
    to be acceptable to somebody
    resultarle aceptable a alguien
    would that be acceptable to you?
    ¿eso le resultaría aceptable?
    Example sentences
    • I'd think a postcard from the next city would be an acceptable substitute for a formal thank you note.
    • Then, too, he is an acceptable moderator to the candidates because he's firmly predictable.
    • I found their arguments reasonable and a moderately acceptable update on the original book.
    Example sentences
    • The problems stemmed from different standards of privacy and acceptable noise levels.
    • We also know that the Dunedin City Council is budgeting $30 million, over the next 2 years, to get its water standards up to an acceptable level.
    • The tests showed the levels were within the acceptable standards for the EU and New Zealand.
    1.2 (welcome)
    (gift)
    muy adecuado
    that would be most acceptable
    eso me ( or nos etc) resultaría muy grato
    Example sentences
    • Mind you, that was back when a pack of three new handkerchiefs was a highly acceptable and very welcome gift for Christmas.
    • Otherwise, this is a very acceptable print that should please all 248 gazillion fans.
    • Tobacco and snuff were convenient and acceptable items, and more luxurious fare was provided when possible.

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