Self-assertion was not thought seemly in a woman.
Control yourself , sir. These outbursts of petulance are not seemly.
您哪, 就克制点吧. 这么使性子可不像话.
Chewing gum on a train is not seemly in a lady.
I dare say it would have been more seemly to decline this proposal.
It would be more seemly to tell her after the funeral.
She smiled to her grandfather nearby and seemly showing off her ability.
Young people should address their elders in a seemly manner.
We will call at a more seemly time.
They're seemly and excited enough, but everyone spare a space for himself and the others.
Would it be seemly to have a moment of silence for the Iraqi corpses?
Delight is not seemly a fool; much less a servant to have rule over princes.
1. according with custom or propriety;
"her becoming modesty"
"it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"
"a decent burial"