Synonyms for

Similarity of adj proper

4 senses of proper

Sense 1:
proper (vs. improper)
becoming, comely, comme il faut, decent, decorous, seemlycorrect, rightcorrect, rightfittinghalalkosherpriggish, prim, prissy, prudish, puritanical, square-toed, straitlaced, strait-laced, straightlaced, straight-laced, tight-laced, victorian
Also See: appropriate#1; correct#1, right#2; decent#3; decorous#1; right#4

Sense 2:
real(prenominal) (vs. unreal)
Sense 3:
specific (vs. general) (vs. nonspecific)
Sense 4:
proper, right
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