Definition of 'propriety'
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After a couple of minutes, we abandoned any sense of propriety and rushed about taking pictures, babbling all the while like idiots.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Before the winter was far advanced, it is actually on record that Emmy took a night and received company with great propriety and modesty.Vanity Fair (1837)
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Definition of propriety from the Collins English Dictionary