An established form, rule, or custom, especially one followed merely for the sake of procedure or decorum.
refers to the forms established by convention or social arbiters for behavior in polite society
implies conduct in keeping with one's position or one's self-respect
suggests conformity with conventional standards of proper or correct behavior, manners, etc. his offensive language oversteps the bounds of propriety
implies observance of the requirements of modesty, good taste, etc. have the decency to thank her
implies politeness, formality, or even stiffness in rules of conduct or behavior established as suitable to the circumstances levity not in keeping with decorum
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