Example sentences for: decency

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

  • Every few years, like clockwork, the pop-music industry presents to the American public for its delectation a rock star so base, so vile, so offensive to common decency, that he must be stifled.

  • That rebuke is a wonderful piece of writing--it establishes both Edgecomb's watchfulness and his decency.

  • You might also have him off for TDA (Taking and Driving Away, now replaced by Taking a conveyance ), or for OPD (Outraging Public Decency), IPO (Impersonating a Police Officer), or for the better-known ABH or GBH (assaults occasioning Actual or Grievous Bodily Harm).

  • This you cannot do with "Kosovo" without offending the rhythm and a sense of human 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.

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