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characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct

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according with custom or propriety

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Recent scholarship has focused attention on her as a genre-defining secular woman writer of the Italian Renaissance, whose literary model helped establish a decorous and wholly assimilated voice for women writers within the Italian literary panorama.
Affecting performances in a decorous drama, a child's-eye version of The Mortal Storm with symbols simple and poignant.
is National eatre production, performed as ever with infectious gusto, has lost none of its freshness and I'm still laughing inwardly at some of the priceless lines, including the least decorous reection on married love that you'll ever hear.
Talking to reporter here Thursday, he said that elaborate arrangements are being made to celebrate the independence day with decorous throughout the province with the active participation of the people from various walks of life,segments of the society and shades of opinion.
The slimmed-down RLPO ensemble could well look after itself, with some wonderfully decorous and plaintive phrasing.
The film is set largely in the elegantly appointed drawing rooms and country homes of the British upper crust, but it's anything but stuffy and decorous.
Has Christianity, say, proved itself to be wise and decorous in the field of human relations?
He'd thought it gone for good, relieved when it returned, decorous,
I am in love with Celerie Kemble's Black and White (and a Bit in Between) and Kelly Wearstler's Domicilium Decorous and Modern Glamour: The Art of Unexpected Style.
With its solid wooden interior and intricate carvings, the decorous dining room exudes an ambience of old-world charm - complete with live Hindustani classical music - although the regal backdrop is in stark contrast to chef Vishal Rane's modern take on his native cuisine.
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The isotropic werkglocken's decorous continuity errors
Its patterns are more decorous than the discoveries found in the groove area in Najran.
At first glance, Emil Michael Klein's series seemed of a piece: a kind of allover (anti-)painting featuring decorous lattices of biomorphic shapes in a retro palette of Day-Glo orange, yellow, and red; color fields connected by an artery-like network of pale lineation.
He said that he stood fast with the dynamic leadership of Nawaz Sharif and would continue to support him in feature unconditionally as he is not decorous of any government office but wants only strong Pakistan.