indecorously

[ in-dek-er-uhs, in-di-kawr-uhs, -kohr- ]SEE DEFINITION OF indecorously
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There we indecorously reposed on our backs and went stargazing in comfort.

Not to be indecorously glad at so opportune an exit was all that could be expected from him.

It was indecorously hurried through the Commons and tossed to the Lords, at the close of the session of 1737.

Either the clean and decorously clad man, or the dirty and indecorously clad man.

Thus a great part of his sermon was taken up in indecorously contending and taking issue with the king of España.

A distant light, and the noise of females giggling, which increased most indecorously as I drew near, attracted my attention.

Nor did he blush for the guise of his speech at the time: afterward it struck him as most indecorously poetic.

WORD ORIGIN

1670s, from Latin indecorus "unbecoming, unseemly, unsightly," from in- "not, opposite of, without" (see in- (1)) + decorus "becoming, fitting, seemly, proper" (see decorous). Related: Indecorously; indecorousness.

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