acceptably, adequately, after a fashion, appreciably, at a bargain, at a sacrifice, at any rate, at best, at budget prices, at cost, at cost price, at least, at most, at piggy-bank prices, at prime cost, at reduced rates, at small cost, at the least, at the most, at the outside, at wholesale, at worst, calmly, cautiously, cheap, cheaply, circumspectly, comparatively, composedly, conservatively, coolly, crawlingly, creepingly, decently, deliberately, detectably, dilatorily, dispassionately, easily, equably, evenly, fair to middling, fairishly, fairly, fairly well, falteringly, for a song, for pennies, frugally, gently, haltingly, idly, in a manner, in a way, in balance, in low gear, in march time, in moderation, in part, in reason, in slow motion, in slow tempo, in some measure, incompletely, indifferently, indolently, inexpensively, judiciously, kind of, languidly, languorously, leastwise, leisurely, limpingly, lingeringly, loiteringly, mediocrely, merely, middling well, middlingly, mildly, modestly, more or less, nominally, not comprehensively, not exhaustively, on the cheap, only, part, partially, partly, passably, pokily, pokingly, presentably, pretty, pretty well, pro tanto, prudently, purely, quite, rather, reasonably, relatively, relaxedly, reluctantly, respectably, restrainedly, satisfactorily, serenely, simply, slightly, slow, slowly, sluggishly, so far, so-so, soberly, some, something, somewhat, soothingly, sort of, sparingly, steadily, stintingly, subduedly, tarryingly, temperately, tentatively, thus far, to a degree, to some degree, to some extent, tolerably, tranquilly, under easy sail, unexceptionably, unhurriedly, visibly, well enough, wholesale, with agonizing slowness, with deliberation, within bounds, within compass, within reason
imperfection, imperfectness, deficiency, inadequacy, peccancy, immaturity, fault, defect, weak point, screw loose, flaw, gap, twist, taint, attainder, bar sinister, hole in one's coat, blemish, weakness, half blood, shortcoming, drawback, seamy side, mediocrity, no great shakes, no great catch, not much to boast of, one-horse shay, imperfect, not perfect, deficient, defective, faulty, unsound, tainted, out of order, out of tune, cracked, leaky, sprung, warped, lame, injured, peccant, frail, inadequate, crude, incomplete, found wanting, below par, short-handed, below its full strength, under its full strength, below its full complement, indifferent, middling, ordinary, mediocre, average, so-so, coucicouci, milk and water, tolerable, fair, passable, pretty well, pretty good, rather good, moderately
good, good, good enough, well enough, adequate, decent, not bad, not amiss, inobjectionable, unobjectionable, admissible, bearable, only better than nothing, secondary, inferior, second-rate, second-best, one-horse, almost, to a limited extent, rather, pretty, moderately
, passing, only, considering, all things considered, enough, surgit amari aliquid.
moderation, lenity, temperateness, gentleness, sobriety, quiet, mental calmness, moderating, anaphrodisia, relaxation, remission, mitigation, tranquilization, assuagement, contemporation, pacification, measure, juste milieu, golden mean, ariston metron, moderator, lullaby, sedative, lenitive, demulcent, antispasmodic, carminative, laudanum, rose water, balm, poppy, opiate, anodyne, milk, opium, poppy or mandragora, wet blanket, palliative, moderate, lenient, gentle, mild, mellow, cool, sober, temperate, reasonable, measured, tempered, calm, unruffled, quiet, tranquil, still, slow, smooth, untroubled, tame, peaceful, peaceable, pacific, halcyon, unexciting, unirritating, soft, bland, oily, demulcent, lenitive, anodyne, hypnotic, sedative, antiorgastic, anaphrodisiac, mild as mother's milk, milk and water, moderately
, gingerly, piano, under easy sail, at half speed, within bounds, within compass, in reason, est modue in rebus, pour oil on troubled waters.