indecently indecently

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an indecent manner

Usage(s):

  1. In his 60s, the man is due to stand trial in November for five charges of rape, five of incest, and one of indecently assaulting a girl under the age of 16.
  2. No one thinks of accusing them of indecently exploiting these tragic deaths for political reasons.
  3. Leeds was too well bred to use any man so indecently and scurrilously, and moreover his esteem and affection for me was extraordinary.

News

  1. Police seek Quincy man accused of indecent assault on Red Line train

    Transit Police are seeking a Quincy man accused of indecently assaulting a woman on a Red Line train two weeks ago, authorities said Thursday. John Nardone, 26, allegedly committed the assault at 6 a.m. on May 31, MBTA Transit Police said in a statement. Nardone exited the train at the Quincy Center station, police said.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. Norton man pleads innocent to indecent assault charges after arrest in North

    ATTLEBORO - A 63-year-old Norton man pleaded innocent Wednesday to indecently touching a 10-year-old North Attleboro girl outside her home on Clifton Street earlier this month.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Sun Chronicle

  3. Babysitter charged with abusing Norton children

    The trial of a North Attleborough woman charged with abusing two children she was babysitting is underway. Prosecutors said in court Tuesday that Crystal Goodis, 33, indecently touched a 4½-year-old girl and punched her 3-year-old brother at their Norton home three years ago. The alleged abuse was not reported to authorities until about a year later.        
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

Quotes

  1. "It has been proved that the situation was handled indecently," Chaudhry told the court.
    on Oct 1, 2007 By: Iftikhar Mohammed Chaudhry Source: Reuters

  2. WAY back on August 9, 1964 when it was still cool and safe to casually ignore women issues, the late Tanzanian President, Julius Mwalimu Nyerere said: "Small nations are like indecently dressed women. They tempt the evil-minded," in reference to...
    on Feb 16, 2007 By: Julius Nyerere Source: AllAfrica.com

  3. Enright writes: "Kitty is on duty by the far wall in case a mourner should be left indecently alone with the corpse, in case the corpse should be left indecently alone."
    on Oct 18, 2007 By: Anne Enright Source: guardian.co.uk

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