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English definition of “half decent”

half decent

adjective uk   informal us  
quite good or skilled: [before noun] Any half-decent sprinter can run 100 metres in eleven seconds.
(Definition of half decent from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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