Crudeness and Decorum


Crudeness noun - The quality or state of being obscene.
Usage example: the blatant crudeness of the remark first made him blush and then made him angry

Decorum is an antonym for crudeness in crassness topic.


Decorum noun - Socially acceptable behavior.
Usage example: high standards of decorum are usually required when attending the opera

Crudeness is an antonym for decorum.

Nearby Words: decorate, decorous, decor
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