Definición de decorous en inglés:

decorous

Silabificación: dec·o·rous
Pronunciación: /ˈdekərəs, diˈkôrəs
 
/

adjetivo

Derivativos

decorously

adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The cheerful gastrointestinal surgeon whom I saw yesterday asked me when I'd like my procedures (as they are so decorously called) done.
  • The election was keenly but decorously contested.
  • Of course, other Canadians celebrated more decorously.

decorousness

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • For all the decorousness of her music and songs, it's her voice that conveys the deepest sense of wonder and truly sells these songs.
  • The kids sat down, and within a moment all were in a state resembling decorousness.
  • He took it with him into the streets, galleries, beaches and bars he frequented, shedding the uptight decorousness that verse in the 1950s and '60s was expected to have.

Origen

mid 17th century (in the sense 'appropriate, seemly'): from Latin decorus 'seemly' + -ous.

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