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English definition of “inappropriate”


adjective     /ˌɪn.əˈprəʊ.pri.ət/ US  /-ˈproʊ-/
C1 unsuitable : His casual behaviour was wholly inappropriate for such a formal occasion . I think it would be inappropriate (for you) to invite her to a party so soon after her husband's death .Unsuitable and unacceptable inappropriately     /-li/ adverb Unsuitable and unacceptable inappropriateness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Faults and mistakes
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