Sentence Examples


  • Loving him was no excuse, because even knowing he didn't love her, she still couldn't find the decency to leave.
  • Clothing did not originate in ideas of decency (Gen.
  • 42) points to a later date than the law which enforced the same regard for decency by forbidding the priests to ascend altars with steps (ib.
  • It must be " tried by the laws of decency and propriety."
  • The Baganda are not a very moral people, but they have an extreme regard for decency, and are always scrupulously clothed (formerly in bark-cloth, now in calico).

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