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- 1. inappropriate (vs. appropriate), unbefitting, improper, wrong, improper, malapropos
- usage: not suitable for a particular occasion etc; "noise seems inappropriate at a time of sadness"; "inappropriate shoes for a walk on the beach"; "put inappropriate pressure on them"
- 2. inappropriate, incompatible, out or keeping(predicate), unfitting, incongruous (vs. congruous)
- usage: not in keeping with what is correct or proper; "completely inappropriate behavior"
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