Translation of "improper" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ɪmˈprɒp·ər/ formal

not correct, suitable, honest, or acceptable

incorrecto, indecoroso
improper conduct
improperly adverb /ɪmˈprɒp·ə·li/

incorrectamente, indecorosamente
The court ruled that he had acted improperly.

(Translation of “improper” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /imˈpropə/

(of behaviour etc) not acceptable; indecent; wrong

indecente, indecoroso; indebido, inapropiado
an improper suggestion.
impropriety /imprəˈpraiəti/ noun

inconveniencia, incorrección; indecencia, inapropiadamente
the impropriety of her comments.
improper fraction noun

(mathematics) a fraction which is larger than 1

fracción impropia
7/5 is an improper fraction.

(Translation of “improper” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)