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propriety
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Twelfth Night
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  • Alas, it is the baseness of thy fear That makes thee strangle thy propriety: Fear not, Cesario, take thy fortunes up; Be that thou know’st thou art, and then thou art As great as that thou fear’st—O, welcome, father!

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  • While she took comfort in propriety, he saw it as a straitjacket.
  • She was known for losing all sense of propriety once she had a few drinks.

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