Synonyms of the proprieties
▷ See propriety
etiquetteDictionary • respectable couples who observe the proprieties but loathe each other
etiquette • a breach of the rules of diplomatic etiquette
the done thing
the social graces
the rules of conduct
the social conventions
kawa (New Zealand)
tikanga (New Zealand)
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etiquetteEtiquette is a set of customs and rules for polite behaviour, especially among a particular class of people or in a particular profession.
• a breach of the rules of diplomatic etiquette
Thesaurus for the proprieties from the Collins English Thesaurus
the standards of behaviour considered correct by polite society