impudicity


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im·pu·dic·i·ty

 (ĭm′pyo͝o-dĭs′ĭ-tē)
n.
Immodesty; shamelessness.

[Late Latin impudīcitās, from Latin impudīcus, immodest : in-, not; see in-1 + pudīcus, modest (from pudēre, to be ashamed).]

impudicity

(ˌɪmpjʊˈdɪsɪtɪ)
n
rare immodesty
[C16: from Old French impudicite, from Latin impudīcus shameless, from in-1 + pudīcus modest, virtuous]

im•pu•dic•i•ty

(ˌɪm pyʊˈdɪs ɪ ti)

n.
indecency; shamelessness; immodesty.
[1520–30; < Middle French impudicité < Latin impudīc(us) immodest]

impudicity

lack of shame or modesty.
See also: Attitudes, Behavior
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