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温饱工程 Decent-Life Project

温饱工程 Decent-Life Project

I hope that I can get a decent job with a good salary.
我希望有一份既体面,收入又高的工作。

decent pay令人轻视不得的薪水
I make ( a ) decent pay.
我的薪水相当可观。

合适 [hé shì] /suitable/fit/decent/

像样 [xiàng yàng] /presentable/decent/up to par/

正经 [zhèng jing ] /(adj) decent; proper/(adj) serious/(adj) according to standards/

{adj: adequate, decent, enough} enough to meet a purpose
"an adequate income"
"the food was adequate"
"a decent wage"
"enough food"
"food enough"

{adj: becoming, comely, comme il faut, decent, decorous, seemly} according with custom or propriety
"her becoming modesty"
"comely behavior"
"it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"
"a decent burial"
"seemly behavior"

{adj: decent, nice} socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous
"from a decent family"
"a nice girl"

{adj: decent} conforming to conventions of sexual behavior
"speech in this circle, if not always decent, never became lewd"- George Santayana
<-> indecent

{adj: decent} decently clothed
"are you decent?"

{adj: decent} observing conventional sexual mores in speech or behavior or dress
"a modest neckline in her dress"
"though one of her shoulder straps had slipped down, she was perfectly decent by current standards"

{adj: indecent} offensive to good taste especially in sexual matters
"an earthy but not indecent story"
"an indecent gesture"
<-> decent

{adj: sincere} open and genuine; not deceitful
"he was a good man, decent and sincere"
"felt sincere regret that they were leaving"
"sincere friendship"
<-> insincere

{adv: decently} in a decent manner
"they don't know how to dress decently"
<-> indecently

{adv: pretty, jolly} used as an intensifier (`jolly' is used informally in Britain)
"pretty big"
"pretty bad"
"jolly decent of him"

{adv: properly, decently, decent, in good order, right, the right way} in the right manner
"please do your job properly!"
"can't you carry me decent?"
<-> improperly

{adv: respectably} in a decent and morally reputable manner
"the film ends with the middle-aged romancers respectably married"

{n: mensch, mensh} a decent responsible person with admirable characteristics

{v: tug, labor, labour, push, drive} strive and make an effort to reach a goal
"She tugged for years to make a decent living"
"We have to push a little to make the deadline!"
"She is driving away at her doctoral thesis"

And in line with Weil's principle that doctors should model healthy a candidate's healthy lifestyle is a criterion for admission--a Chicago doctor who is also a professional chef has been employed to provide " decent food " to the students.
而且,为与韦尔主张的 "医生要做健康表率 "之原则相一致,投考者健康的生活方式是决定录取与否的一项标准。一位芝加哥医生已被雇用,同时他还是专业厨师,来给学生们提供 "像样的食品 "。

" We taught our children to be kind and decent to animals, " said his mother, Christina Dubacher, a German immigrant.
"我们教育孩子们善待动物,尊重动物。 "他的母亲(一位德国移民)克里斯蒂娜·杜巴切说。
A few nights we had to catch the birds when they broke out. "
好几个晚上,鸟儿跑了出去,我们得把它们捉回来。 "


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