seemliness
Noun

seemliness

  1. (uncountable) The property of being seemly, appropriateness of conduct or behavior.
    • 1919, W. Somerset Maugham, The Moon and Sixpence, ch. 10
      Her black dress, simple to austerity, suggested her bereaved condition, and I was innocently astonished that notwithstanding a real emotion she was able to dress the part she had to play according to her notions of seemliness.
  2. (countable) The result or product of being seemly.
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