indecorousness
noun see indecorous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Indecorousness — In de*co rous*ness, n. The quality of being indecorous; lack of decorum. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indecorousness — index impropriety, indecency Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • indecorousness — See indecorously. * * * …   Universalium

  • indecorousness — n. want of manners, impoliteness, inappropriateness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • indecorousness — n. See indecorum …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • indecorousness — in·dec·or·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • indecorousness — noun a lack of decorum • Syn: ↑indecorum • Ant: ↑decorousness, ↑decorum (for: ↑indecorum) • Derivationally related forms: ↑indecorous …   Useful english dictionary

  • Indecorum — In de*co rum, n. [Pref. in not + decorum: cf. L. indecorous unbecoming.] [1913 Webster] 1. Lack of decorum; impropriety of behavior; that in behavior or manners which violates the established rules of civility, custom, or etiquette;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indecorous — adjective Etymology: Latin indecorus, from in + decorus decorous Date: 1668 not decorous ; conflicting with accepted standards of good conduct or good taste • indecorously adverb • indecorousness noun Synonyms: indecorous, improper, unseeml …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • impropriety — /im preuh pruy i tee/, n., pl. improprieties for 4, 5. 1. the quality or condition of being improper; incorrectness. 2. inappropriateness; unsuitableness. 3. unseemliness; indecorousness. 4. an erroneous or unsuitable expression, act, etc. 5. an… …   Universalium

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