Simple Definition of inappropriate
: not right or suited for some purpose or situation : not appropriate or suitable
Full Definition of inappropriate
: not appropriate : unsuitable
Examples of inappropriate in a sentence
We won't tolerate such inappropriate behavior.
Her informal manner seemed wholly inappropriate to the occasion.
First Known Use of inappropriate
INAPPROPRIATE Defined for Kids
Definition of inappropriate for Students
: not right or suited for some purpose or situation <inappropriate language>
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