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propriety
used in Misery

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Definition
socially correct or appropriate behavior
  • The hypothetical old prude might have run screaming from the sight of Misery, but her screams would have been caused by terror and revulsion rather then outraged propriety.
    Part 3 — Paul (4% in)

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