undecadent

adjective
un·​dec·​a·​dent | \ ˌən-ˈde-kə-dənt also -di-ˈkā- How to pronounce undecadent (audio) \

Definition of undecadent

: not decadent … despite all the social-critic jeremiads, Americans have shown this remarkable tendency to remain undecadent.— David Brooks

First Known Use of undecadent

1898, in the meaning defined above

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