Sentence Examples


  • Social propriety states that the immediate family of an Ancient.s mate or high level Immortal—
  • Then the awkwardness of his silent position hiding in the darkness extended beyond the point of propriety of making his presence known.
  • In 1833 the Reformed Presbyterian Church divided into New Lights and Old Lights in a dispute as to the propriety of Covenanters exercising the rights of citizenship under the constitution of the United States.
  • This narrow and pedantic theory had at least the merit of insisting on propriety of expression.
  • Accordingly their disproportionate prevalence in South America points unerringly to the lower rank of the avifauna of the region as a whole, and therefore to the propriety of putting it next in order to that of the Australian region, the general fauna of which is admittedly the lowest in the world.

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