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decorum
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Crime and Punishment
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  • Well, and that’s enough, I think, by way of a decorous oraison funebre for the most tender wife of a most tender husband.
  • And it’s a hard thing to pass everything by all one’s life, to turn one’s back upon everything, to forget one’s mother and decorously accept the insults inflicted on one’s sister.

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  • All decorum was lost in the classroom.
  • She insists upon decorum and civility at her meetings.

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