Simple Definition of indecent
: sexually offensive or shocking
of clothes : not covering enough of your body
: using language that offends people : including behavior or ideas that people find offensive
Examples of indecent
He took indecent pleasure in her troubles.
<paintings of nude figures are artistic, not indecent>
Origin of indecent
Middle French or Latin; Middle French indécent, from Latin indecent-, indecens, from in- + decent-, decens decent
First Known Use: circa 1587
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