Sinônimos de propriety
correct conductTheir sense of social propriety is eroded.
decorum, , ,
I was treated with decorum and respect
He is a stickler for royal protocol.
It's not good form to spend lots of money.
His sense of decency forced him to resign.
She lost her temper completely and the veneer of good breeding dropped from her.
When I turned over, she held the cotton sheet up above her face to protect my modesty.
a breach of the rules of diplomatic etiquette
a girl who possessed both dignity and refinement
She listened to him, but only out of politeness.
good manners, , ,
the quality or state of being appropriate or fittingThey questioned the propriety of the corporation's use of public money.
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in the sense of appropriateness
He wonders about the appropriateness of every move he makes.
in the sense of aptness
in the sense of breeding
the result of good upbringing or trainingShe lost her temper completely and the veneer of good breeding dropped from her.
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