Meaning of 'indecent'

Find the meaning of the word ‘indecent’

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Meaning of ‘indecent’

3 definitions found.



offensive to good taste especially in sexual matters

Example: "an earthy but not indecent story"


offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance

Example: "a bathing suit considered indecent by local standards"

Synonyms: immodest


not in keeping with accepted standards of what is right or proper in polite society

Example: "was buried with indecent haste"

Synonyms: indecorous

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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