What is the opposite of saucy?

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Adjective
Opposite of cheeky or impertinent
Adjective
Opposite of sexually suggestive in a light-hearted and humorous way
Adjective
Opposite of vulgar or indecent in nature or quality
“They advocated clean comedy and, therefore, scrupulously avoided smut and double entendre.”
Adjective
Opposite of obscene or offensive in nature
“Brian always managed to still be funny while sticking to telling wholesome jokes.”
Adjective
Opposite of contemptuously ridiculing or mocking someone or something
Adjective
Opposite of pleasantly and sensually exciting
Adjective
Opposite of treating serious issues with inappropriate humor
“I was being sincere when I accepted your challenge to a boxing match.”
Adjective
Opposite of not intended to be taken seriously
“Our nation needs to get serious about resourcing its reserves if it's going to rely on them as heavily as it has lately.”
Adjective
Opposite of vulgar or coarse in nature
“Brian is recognized as a comedian with unprecedented mass appeal and for the fact that his enormous arsenal of jokes is entirely clean.”
Adjective
Opposite of deliberately or affectedly playful and teasing
Adjective
Opposite of having a flippant demeanor that is not appreciated under the circumstances
“Please refrain from making any cute comments while we attempt to have a serious discussion about this matter.”
Adjective
Opposite of cheerful and lively
Adjective
Opposite of very bold and unusual and rather shocking
Adjective
Opposite of showing a lack of morals or decency
“He resigned in the midst of it because he too was ethical and couldn't bear it anymore.”
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