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inappropriate

in·ap·pro·pri·ate

inappropriate

 
 
pronunciation:
In pro pri iht
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: not suitable or fitting; not appropriate.
an inappropriate dress for the occasion
antonyms:
appropriate, apt, proper, suitable
similar words:
improper, incongruous, inconvenient, inept, out of place, unbecoming, unhappy, unseemly, wrong
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derivations: inappropriately (adv.), inappropriateness (n.)
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