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impropriety 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
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improprieties, plural;
  1. A failure to observe standards or show due honesty or modesty; improper language, behavior, or character
    • - she was scandalized at the impropriety of the question
    • - there are no demonstrable legal improprieties

  1. an improper demeanor
  2. the condition of being improper
  3. indecency: an indecent or improper act
  4. familiarity: an act of undue intimacy
  5. indecency; instance of this; incorrectness, unfitness
  6. A breach of ethical conduct or etiquette; an action that violates the Proprieties.
  7. (n) - improperness, unsuitableness