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“decency” in British English

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(Definition of “decency” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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decencynoun [ U ]

us /ˈdi·sən·si/

behavior that is good, moral and acceptable in society:

[ + to infinitive ] She didn’t even have the decency to apologize.

(Definition of “decency” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)