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No one with any sense of decency can ignore their request for help.
It would have been only common decency to phone and say you'd be late.
You didn't even have the decency to say you're sorry!
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English version of definition of decency
the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
an occasion when a lot of people gather together, especially for a religious festival
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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American definition of decency from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.