inapposite

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adjective in·ap·po·site \(ˌ)i-ˈna-pə-zət\

Definition of inapposite

  1. :  not apposite :  not apt or pertinent

inappositely

adverb

inappositeness

noun

Examples of inapposite in a Sentence

  1. that comparison is completely inapposite; there are no parallels between the two books at all

  2. a speech laden with inapposite anecdotes and unfunny jokes

1661

First Known Use of inapposite

1661


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