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English definition of “indecent”

indecent

adjective uk   /ɪnˈdiː.sənt/ us  

indecent adjective (IMMORAL)

morally offensive, especially in a sexual way: an indecent act/photograph She accused him of making indecent suggestions to her.

indecent adjective (NOT SUITABLE)

not suitable or correct for a situation: The premier left his residence with almost indecent haste following his resignation.
indecently
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
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