|1.||[ adjective ] according with custom or propriety|
|Synonyms:||decent comely comme_il_faut seemly becoming|
"her becoming modesty" "comely behavior" "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money" "a decent burial" "seemly behavior"
|2.||[ adjective ] characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct|
"the tete-a-tete was decorous in the extreme"
|Related terms:||indecorous sedate in_good_taste proper|