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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: impropriety(0.01122 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to impropriety.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: an improper demeanor [syn: improperness] [ant: propriety,
2: an indecent or improper act [syn: indecency]
3: an act of undue intimacy [syn: familiarity, indecorum, liberty]
English → English (gcide)
Impropriety \Im`pro*pri"e*ty\, n.; pl. Improprieties. [L.
improprietas; cf. F. impropri['e]t['e]. See Improper.]
1. The quality of being improper; unfitness or unsuitableness
to character, time place, or circumstances; as,
impropriety of behavior or manners.
2. That which is improper; an unsuitable or improper act, or
an inaccurate use of language.
But every language has likewise its improprieties
and absurdities. --Johnson.
Many gross improprieties, however authorized by
practice, ought to be discarded. --Swift.