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Definition of 'decorous'

Adjective

  1. characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct; "the tete-a-tete was decorous in the extreme"
       Antonyms: indecorous indelicate
  2. according with custom or propriety; "her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
       Synonyms: becoming comely comme il faut decent seemly


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