in-appropriate

inappropriate

[in-uh-proh-pree-it]
adjective
not appropriate; not proper or suitable: an inappropriate dress for the occasion.

Origin:
1795–1805; in-3 + appropriate

inappropriately, adverb
inappropriateness, noun


improper, unsuitable, inapt, unfitting.
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inappropriate (ˌɪnəˈprəʊprɪɪt)
 
adj
not fitting or appropriate; unsuitable or untimely
 
inap'propriately
 
adv
 
inap'propriateness
 
n

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inappropriate
1804, from in- (1) + appropriate (adj.).
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