Example sentences for: decency

How can you use “decency” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In doing so, he reinforces a common confusion about the Communications Decency Act--namely, that its reach was limited only to pornographic material.

  • In so doing, he shows us that a great deal of sadism, animality, and outright lust can lurk behind people's anodyne professions that they just want to "uphold the law" or "maintain a level of decency."

  • Thanks to his straightforward manner and overwhelming decency, he was the only U.N. official associated with Bosnia and Somalia to survive with his reputation unharmed.

  • Bulworth , the closest thing to a Beatty political platform, is a mess as political science--an incoherent, condescending slop about the evils of lobbyists and the innate decency of black folk.

  • Optimists called the penalty stiff and predicted that it would restore some standard of decency to the sport.

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