Übersetzung von “propriety” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /prəˈpraɪə.ti/ us /-t̬i/

[ no plural ] formal correct moral behaviour or actions

corrección, decoro
The director insisted that there was no question as to the propriety of how the funds were raised.
She was careful always to behave with propriety.
proprieties formal

the rules of polite social behaviour

convenciones, normas
They’d invited us to dinner so we thought we’d better observe the proprieties and invite them back.

(Übersetzung von “propriety” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /prəˈpraiəti/

(formal) correctness of behaviour/behavior; decency; rightness

decoro, decencia, corrección
You’ll need to behave with an appropriate level of propriety at such a formal occasion.

(Übersetzung von “propriety” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)