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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Offensive to good taste adj. - Offending against mores in conduct or appearance; Not in keeping with accepted standards of what is right or proper in polite society.

Usage examples (3)
  • For years the FCC has been regulating 'indecent' speech.
  • For the first time they have declared speech not only 'indecent' but 'profane' as well.
  • When she was asked to wear the 'indecent' red dress, she refused and was immediately fired, she told the London hearing. for more
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