passably

[ pas-uh-blee, pah-suh- ]
/ ˈpæs ə bli, ˈpɑ sə- /

adverb

fairly; moderately: a passably good novel.

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Origin of passably

First recorded in 1600–10; passable + -ly
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British Dictionary definitions for passably

passably
/ (ˈpɑːsəblɪ) /

adverb

fairly; somewhat
acceptably; well enoughshe sings passably
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