HyperDic: decorousness

English > 1 sense of the word decorousness:
NOUNattributedecorousness, decorumpropriety in manners and conduct
English > decorousness: 1 sense > noun 1, attribute
Meaningpropriety in manners and conduct.
Synonymdecorum
NarrowerbecomingnessThe quality of being becoming
Broaderpropriety, properness, correctitudecorrect or appropriate behavior
Oppositeindecorum, indecorousnessA lack of decorum
Spanishdecoro, pundonor
Catalandecor, decòrum
Adjectivesdecorouscharacterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct
decorousaccording with custom or propriety

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