presentable

All Adjective
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  • Work has also continued on the grounds to make them look more presentable.
  • Also he wanted to go where he could hope to take the children and have them look presentable. Cited from The Hero of Hill House, by Mable Hale
  • I am only trying to make you a little more presentable. Cited from Viola Gwyn, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • He was happy to think of her as the wife of a good, presentable man! Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, October, 1877, Vol. XX. No. 118, by Various
  • I am glad, as my mother used to say, that his friends are so presentable. Cited from The Journal of Sir Walter Scott, by Walter Scott
  • And you've got just about seven minutes to get presentable in. Cited from The Real Adventure, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • Don't you think you had better go and make yourself presentable? Cited from The Zeppelin's Passenger, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • Yet he had no money about him with which to purchase more presentable clothes in town. Cited from The Submarine Boys and the Middies, by Victor G. Durham
  • I shall be there at four -- if I can find a presentable dress. Cited from Ralestone Luck, by Andre Norton
  • Thus with each trying to make the other presentable, we started. Cited from Reed Anthony, Cowman, by Andy Adams
  • Go and get it over, and if the child is presentable you can bring her back to tea. Cited from The Shadow of the East, by E. M. Hull
  • He must take him somewhere and watch over him until he was in a more presentable shape. Cited from The Seventh Noon, by Frederick Orin Bartlett
  • He could put these on over his travel-stained clothes and look presentable. Cited from Little Journeys. . .Great Reformers, by Hubbard
  • He is very presentable; some people have gone so far as to call him absolutely good-looking. Cited from Punch, Vol. 101, October 31, 1891, ed. by Sir Francis Burnand
  • She had still much to do, ere she could be presentable for college. Cited from The Channings: A Story, by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • It was intended that she should ride every day as soon as she seemed sufficiently presentable. Cited from Translation Of A Savage, by G. Parker, v1
  • But she took it out on me on the way home for not having had presentable servants before she came. Cited from At Home with the Jardines, by Lilian Bell
  • He tried to make his father understand that, when he had a fine horse to drive, he should look presentable himself. Cited from The Wonderful Adventures of Nils, by Selma Lagerloef
  • He had always been good-looking and -- according to local standards -- presentable. Cited from The Man Upstairs, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • The former Science High School main building has never been as presentable as it is today.
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