- the state or quality of being indecent; lack of modesty, taste, or propriety
- pl. -·cies an indecent act, statement, etc.
Origin of indecencyClassical Latin indecentia
- The state or quality of being unseemly or immodest.
- Something that is indecent.
indecency - Legal Definition
Of speech, the state of being crude and offensive, typically in a sexual manner.