infelicitously

infelicitous

[in-fuh-lis-i-tuhs]
adjective
1.
inapt, inappropriate, or awkward; malapropos: an infelicitous remark.
2.
not felicitous, happy, or fortunate; unhappy.

Origin:
1825–35; in-3 + felicitous

infelicitously, adverb
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infelicitous (ˌɪnfɪˈlɪsɪtəs)
 
adj
1.  not felicitous; unfortunate
2.  inappropriate or unsuitable
 
infelicitously
 
adv

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