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comme il faut, seemly, decorous, decent, comely, becoming
adj. according with custom or propriety; "her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
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advisable
adj. worthy of being recommended or suggested; prudent or wise; "such action is neither necessary nor advisable"; "extreme caution is advisable"; "it is advisable to telephone first"
appropriate
adj. suitable for a particular person or place or condition etc; "a book not appropriate for children"; "a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity"; "it seems that an apology is appropriate"
befitting
adj. appropriate to; "behavior befitting a father"
due
adj. suitable to or expected in the circumstances; "all due respect"; "due cause to honor them"; "a long due promotion"; "in due course"; "due esteem"; " exercising due care"
right, proper
adj. appropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs; "everything in its proper place"; "the right man for the job"; "she is not suitable for the position"
apropos
adj. of an appropriate or pertinent nature
pertinent, apt, apposite
adj. being of striking appropriateness and pertinence; "the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images"; "an apt reply"
pretty
adj. pleasing by delicacy or grace; not imposing; "pretty girl"; "pretty song"; "pretty room"
clear, clean
adj. free of restrictions or qualifications; "a clean bill of health"; "a clear winner"
chaste
adj. morally pure (especially not having experienced sexual intercourse); "a holy woman innocent and chaste"
right, correct
adj. free from error; especially conforming to fact or truth; "the correct answer"; "the correct version"; "the right answer"; "took the right road"; "the right decision"
decorous
adj. characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct; "the tete-a-tete was decorous in the extreme"
ethical
adj. conforming to accepted standards of social or professional behavior; "an ethical lawyer"; "ethical medical practice"; "an ethical problem"; "had no ethical objection to drinking"; "Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants"- Omar N. Bradley
expedient
adj. serving to promote your interest; "was merciful only when mercy was expedient"
advantageous
adj. appropriate for achieving a particular end; implies a lack of concern for fairness
pretty
adj. (used ironically) unexpectedly bad; "a pretty mess"; "a pretty kettle of fish"
honorable, honest
adj. not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent; "honest lawyers"; "honest reporting"
equitable, just, fair
adj. "honest wages for an honest day's work"
solid, upstanding
adj. meriting respect or esteem; "an upstanding member of the community"
intelligent
adj. having the capacity for thought and reason especially to a high degree; "is there intelligent life in the universe?"; "an intelligent question"
meet, fitting
adj. being precisely fitting and right; "it is only meet that she should be seated first"
modest
adj. not offensive to sexual mores in conduct or appearance
noble
adj. having or showing or indicative of high or elevated character; "a noble spirit"; "noble deeds"
worldly-wise
adj. experienced in and wise to the ways of the world
unpolluted, uncontaminated
adj. free from admixture with noxious elements; clean; "unpolluted streams"; "a contaminated lake"
germane
adj. relevant and appropriate; "he asks questions that are germane and central to the issue"
respectable
adj. characterized by socially or conventionally acceptable morals; "a respectable woman"
nice, decent
adj. socially or conventionally correct; refined or virtuous; "from a decent family"; "a nice girl"
honourable, honorable, ethical
adj. adhering to ethical and moral principles; "it seems ethical and right"; "followed the only honorable course of action"
trusty, trustworthy
adj. worthy of trust or belief; "a trustworthy report"; "an experienced and trustworthy traveling companion"
wholesome
adj. conducive to or characteristic of physical or moral well-being; "wholesome attitude"; "wholesome appearance"; "wholesome food"
worthy
adj. having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable; "a worthy fellow"; "a worthy cause"
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right, correct
adj. socially right or correct; "it isn't right to leave the party without saying goodbye"; "correct behavior"
right, correct
adj. in accord with accepted standards of usage or procedure; "what's the right word for this?"; "the right way to open oysters"
fitting
adj. in harmony with the spirit of particular persons or occasion; "We have come to dedicate a portion of that field...It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this"
tight-laced, straight-laced, strait-laced, square-toed, victorian, straightlaced, straitlaced, puritanical, prudish, prissy, prim, priggish
adj. exaggeratedly proper; "my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts"
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seemly
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