Definition of indecent in English:

indecent

Syllabification: in·de·cent
Pronunciation: /inˈdēsənt
 
/

adjective

Derivatives

indecently

adverb
More example sentences
  • His tomb, carved in Irish bog oak, shows him wearing chain mail knee socks, bare knees and an indecently short tunic.
  • Add to that outstanding build quality and a turn of speed indecently fast for a diesel and you have a great package.
  • An anti-terrorist policeman accused of behaving indecently in his parked car has walked free from court.

Origin

late 16th century: from French indécent or Latin indecent-, from in- 'not' + decent- 'being fitting' (see decent).

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