Etymology
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satisfactory (adj.)

mid-15c., satisfactorie, "capable of atoning for sin," from Old French satisfactoire (14c.) and directly from Late Latin satisfactorius, from Latin satisfactus, past participle of satisfacere (see satisfy). Meaning "adequate" is from 1630s. Related: Satisfactorily; satisfactoriness.

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Definitions of satisfactory

satisfactory (adj.)
giving satisfaction;
his grades were satisfactory
satisfactory living conditions
satisfactory (adj.)
meeting requirements;
the step makes a satisfactory seat
Synonyms: acceptable / decent
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