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Spell Check of decorum

Correct spelling: decorum

Definition of decorum:

  1. Propriety of speech or behaviour; seemliness; decency.

Common misspellings for decorum:

  • decorm (26%)
  • decorem (26%)
  • decorom (16%)
  • decourem (11%)
  • decourm (11%)
  • decorun (11%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Examples of usage for decorum:

  1. Meg, because in her house there should be a good decorum, hung up a table containing these principles:- First.
  2. He saw money being raked in and paid out rapidly and over the whole affair was a solemn decorum that he had not been prepared for.
  3. Mr. Breckinridge had heard from some quarter or other very unfavorable accounts of the decorum of a Glasgow audience.

Quotes for decorum:

  1. Let them cant about decorum, Who have characters to lose! - Robert Burns
  2. Necessity dispenseth with decorum. - Thomas Carlyle
  3. When decorum is repression, the only dignity free men have is to speak out. - Abbie Hoffman
  4. Every man has his moral backside which he refrains from showing unless he has to and keeps covered as long as possible with the trousers of decorum. - Georg C. Lichtenberg
  5. One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum, in which men steal through existence, like sluggish waters through a marsh, without either honor or observation. - Walter Scott

Rhymes for decorum:

  1. aurum, forum, gorham, oram, quorum.