What does the word satisfactory mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Satisfactoriness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Satisfactorily.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Giving satisfaction; atoning.

Usage examples for satisfactory

  1. I never, however, took a satisfactory picture. – Memoirs of an American Prima Donna by Clara Louise Kellogg
  2. Still, that is not a satisfactory explanation. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  3. Pascal tried to find a satisfactory answer, but failed. – Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2) by Emile Gaboriau