Example sentences for: decency

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

  • I said, essentially, if you didn't speak up when it could have made a difference, Mr. Secretary, you should have the decency to remain silent now.

  • But it's the fake stuff that interests me more, and here I am talking about such things as etiquette and decency.

  • He would rather be out there defending decency.

  • As the governor of his state, he should have had the decency, fortitude, and sensitivity to recognize the importance of refusing to include these restrictions in his deed.

  • Not only does Volokh blur the constitutional issues raised by legislation like the Communications Decency Act, but he also misinforms readers about the function and effectiveness of software-content filters--facts that are central to understanding the public debate about regulating content on the Net.

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