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seemly

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1 following the established traditions of refined society and good taste
  • it would not be seemly to use the memorial service as a forum for your political views

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2 very pleasing to look at
  • a young man of seemly appearance, robust health, and keen intelligence

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seemly

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The first known use of seemly was in the 13th century

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“Seemly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/seemly. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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