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impropriety

  
  ( improprieties    plural  ) Impropriety is improper behaviour.  
FORMAL      n-var  
He resigned amid allegations of financial impropriety.     
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impropriety

  
1    bad taste, immodesty, incongruity, indecency, indecorum, unsuitability, vulgarity  
2    bloomer     (Brit. informal)   blunder, faux pas, gaffe, gaucherie, lapse, mistake, slip, solecism  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    decency, decorum, delicacy, modesty, propriety, suitability  

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