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impropriety
used in Gone with the Wind

2 uses
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Definition behavior considered immoral or rude
  • I will pass over the impropriety of your appearing publicly while in mourning, realizing your warm desire to be of assistance to the hospital.
    2.10 (27% in)
  • When Bonnie was four years old, Mammy began to grumble about the impropriety of a girl child riding "a-straddle in front of her pa wid her dress flyin' up.
    5.59 (11% in)

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