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Synonyms for indecorous
ɪnˈdɛk ər əs, ˌɪn dɪˈkɔr əs, -ˈkoʊr-

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  1. indecorous, indelicate(adj)

    lacking propriety and good taste in manners and conduct

    "indecorous behavior"

    Synonyms:
    off-colour, indelicate, untoward, unbecoming, indecent, uncomely, unseemly, off-color

    Antonyms:
    sedate, decorous, staid, in good taste(p), proper

  2. indecent, indecorous, unbecoming, uncomely, unseemly, untoward(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    indelicate, inauspicious, untoward, unbecoming, indecent, uncomely, unseemly, adverse

    Antonyms:
    proper, staid, sedate, decorous, in good taste(p)

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. indecorous

    Synonyms:
    awkward, ill-becoming, ill-fitting, improper, indecent, unbecoming, unfit, unseemly, unsuitable

    Antonyms:
    becoming, befitting, beseeming, comely, congruous, decent, decorous, fit, fitting, graceful, meet, neat, proper, seemly, suitable, worthy

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. indecorous(a.)

    Synonyms:
    indecent, unbecoming, improper, unseemly, gross, rude, coarse, uncivil, impolite

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How to use indecorous in a sentence?

  1. Nathaniel Hawthorne:

    Every young sculptor seems to think that he must give the world some specimen of indecorous womanhood, and call it Eve, Venus, a Nymph, or any name that may apologize for a lack of decent clothing.


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