Synonyms for decorous

Synonyms for (adjective) decorous

Synonyms: decorous

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

Usage: the tete-a-tete was decorous in the extreme

Similar words: in good taste

Definition: satisfying generally accepted social or esthetic standards


Similar words: sedate, staid

Definition: characterized by dignity and propriety


Synonyms: seemly, becoming, decent, decorous, comely, comme il faut

Definition: according with custom or propriety

Usage: 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

Similar words: proper

Definition: marked by suitability or rightness or appropriateness

Usage: proper medical treatment; proper manners