Definition of indecently adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ɪnˈdiːsntli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈdiːsntli//
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  1. 1in a way that is thought to be morally offensive, especially because it involves sex or being naked He was charged with indecently assaulting five women.
  2. 2if somebody is indecently dressed, their clothes show parts of the body that are usually covered She was deemed to be indecently dressed.
  3. 3too much, too soon, etc, to be considered appropriate Chris is indecently cheerful for this time on a Saturday morning. Most employees thought the CEO's severance payment was indecently high.