Associations to the word «Decency»

Wiktionary

DECENCY, noun. The quality of being decent; propriety
DECENCY, noun. That which is proper or becoming.

Dictionary definition

DECENCY, noun. The quality of conforming to standards of propriety and morality.
DECENCY, noun. The quality of being polite and respectable.

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca