Definition of


  1. (adj, all) lacking propriety and good taste in manners and conduct
  2. (adj, all) not in keeping with accepted standards of what is right or proper in polite society
    indecorous behavior
    language unbecoming to a lady
    unseemly to use profanity
    moved to curb their untoward ribaldry

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Antonyms of Indecorous


Alternate forms of Indecorous

Derivations: indecorousness

Origin of the word Indecorous

  1. 1682, from L. indecorus, from in- "not" + decorus (see decorum). more

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Words that sound like Indecorous

in due course, indigirka

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