Adjective(1) not suitable for a particular occasion etc(2) not in keeping with what is correct or proper
(1) They have experimented and pushed their own boundaries without being inappropriate .(2) Moreover, the ubiquity of email can lead to its use in inappropriate circumstances.(3) For some reason running through a shop seems to be inappropriate behaviour.(4) They said they believed it to be an inappropriate location for such a club.(5) He said that whether or not they were inappropriate was a matter of taste.(6) A proper tracker for the biotechnology sector would not be inappropriate either.(7) In a report to the planning committee, officers say other sites in the city are inappropriate .(8) There are many sorts of inappropriate behaviour from which our children need protection.(9) Was it inappropriate to expect a small gift to show how much he missed me?(10) We're still old fashioned enough to think salad inappropriate for rainy, chilly days.(11) It is green belt land and so housing development is considered inappropriate .(12) What may be a proper decision today, could be regarded as inappropriate some years from now.(13) Congestion charging would generally be inappropriate , but could be a last resort.(14) Residents believe some of the sites identified are inappropriate for housing.(15) It would be inappropriate if there was a group called by that name now, but words change their meaning.(16) It would clearly be inappropriate to deprive either party of a proper analysis of his case.
1. unsuitable ::
2. unfitting ::
3. unseemly ::
4. unbecoming ::
5. unbefitting ::
6. improper ::
7. impolite ::
8. incongruous ::
10. inapposite ::
11. inapt ::
12. infelicitous ::
13. ill-suited ::
14. ill-judged ::
15. ill-advised ::
17. malapropos ::
1. appropriate ::
2. becoming ::
3. correct ::
4. decorous ::
5. felicitous ::
6. fit ::
7. fitting ::
8. genteel ::
9. happy ::
10. meet ::
11. proper ::
12. right ::
13. seemly ::
14. suitable ::
inappropriate, inappropriately, inappropriateness
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or some INAPPROPRIATE comment?
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 12
and still making INAPPROPRIATE comments
about the mother of your child.
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 15
It was INAPPROPRIATE to discuss Leonard
and Penny's sex life...
The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 2
Wait a minute, what are you talking
about? What INAPPROPRIATE behavior?
The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 11
I may have mentioned
that it's a little INAPPROPRIATE...
The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 10
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