Many have experienced phenomena that, however creepy, admit a satisfactory explanation.
Prior to my workouts, the sex we had was more than satisfactory.
There should be no provisional status until we have locked down our borders and implemented E-Verify in a satisfactory manner.
mid-15c., "capable of atoning for sin," from Middle 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.
satisfactory sat·is·fac·to·ry (sāt'ĭs-fāk'tə-rē)
Providing satisfaction sufficient to meet a demand or requirement.