AskDefine | Define indecorous

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indecorous adj
1 lacking propriety and good taste in manners and conduct; "indecorous behavior" [syn: indelicate] [ant: decorous]
2 not in keeping with accepted standards of what is right or proper in polite society; "was buried with indecent haste"; "indecorous behavior"; "language unbecoming to a lady"; "unseemly to use profanity"; "moved to curb their untoward ribaldry" [syn: indecent, unbecoming, uncomely, unseemly, untoward]

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Adjective

  1. improper, immodest or indecent

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