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decorous

adjective uk   /ˈdek.ə.rəs/ us    /-ɚ.əs/ formal
behaving politely and in a controlled way: His manner, as ever, was decorous.
decorously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Translations of “decorous”
in Spanish decoroso…
in French digne…
in German anständig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 舉止文明的,彬彬有禮的, 端莊的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 举止文明的,彬彬有礼的, 端庄的…
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