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propriety

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  • nounsuitableness, appropriateness
  • noungood manners
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Synonyms for propriety

noun suitableness, appropriateness
  • correctness
  • decorum
  • legitimacy
  • morality
  • rectitude
  • respectability
  • suitability
  • accordance
  • advisability
  • agreeableness
  • appositeness
  • aptness
  • becomingness
  • compatibility
  • concord
  • congruity
  • consonance
  • convenience
  • correspondence
  • expedience
  • fitness
  • harmony
  • justice
  • order
  • pleasantness
  • properness
  • rightness
  • seemliness
  • ethicality
  • meetness
  • recommendability

Antonyms for propriety

  • dishonesty
  • disagreement
  • discord
  • incompatibility
  • lawlessness
  • unsuitability
  • bad manners
  • immorality
  • impropriety
  • inappropriateness
  • misbehavior
  • misconduct
  • unsuitableness
  • wrong
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appropriateness

noun. appropriate conduct
  • aptness
  • fitness
  • propriety
  • suitability
  • suitableness
  • usefulness

behavior

noun. manner of conducting oneself
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