Sentence Examples

  • There was decorum in the countenance he wore.
  • She accepted his report, not without obvious sadness but with business-like decorum and no sign of tears.
  • Perhaps you could respond to Andy's points and restore a little decorum here.
  • The city swarmed with Spanish adventurers, assassins, prostitutes and informers; murder and robbery were committed with impunity, heretics and Jews were admitted to the city on payment of bribes, and the pope himself shamelessly cast aside all show of decorum, living a purely secular and I.
  • He was a regular observer of religious rites, took great pains to secure decorum in the services of the church, and was generous in almsgiving both within his empire and without.

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