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impropriety
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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behavior thought not to be proper — such as immoral or rude behavior
  • Ladies who like distinctive underclothing should, and every welltailored man must, trying to make the gap wider between them by innuendo and give more of a genuine filip to acts of impropriety between the two, she unbuttoned his and then he untied her, mind the pin, whereas savages in the cannibal islands, say, at ninety degrees in the shade not caring a continental.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (63% in)

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