Definition of indecorous:
uncouth, unseemly, immodest, off-color, unbecoming, usual, naughty, off-colour, inauspicious, untoward, unbefitting, rude, vulgar, adverse, study at improper, out of line, mly, un, uncomely, indelicate.
M. Pyonnier, Director of the Customs, aware of the peculiar difficulty of his situation in a country where the customs were held in abhorrence, observed great caution and moderation in collecting the duties: Personal examination, which is so revolting and indecorous, especially with respect to females, was suppressed.- "Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, v12", Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne.
- "The Wide Awake Girls in Winsted", Katharine Ellis Barrett.
But now a check must be put to all indecorous proceedings; and, unfortunately for the execution of the wife's precautions, the head of the family returned unexpectedly, and under circumstances which forestalled any preparation.- "The Lamplighter", Maria S. Cummins.