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propriety
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
socially correct or appropriate behavior
  • 'How is this?' said Linton, addressing her; 'what notion of propriety must you have to remain here, after the language which has been held to you by that blackguard?
    Chapter 11 (51% in)

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