Focus on the pronunciation of respectable
English definition of “respectable”
› socially acceptable because of having a good character or appearance or behaving in a way that is approved of: It was hard to find a clean shirt that looked respectable enough to be seen in. › Respectable also means large enough or good enough to be acceptable: a respectable income Her school has a respectable basketball program. respectability
/rɪˌspek·təˈbɪl·ɪ·t̬i/ n [U] › Everything in the hotel had an air of old-time respectability.