that comparison is completely inapposite; there are no parallels between the two books at all
a speech laden with inapposite anecdotes and unfunny jokes
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Marc Edelman, Forbes, 21 June 2021 Then there is Beinart’s inapposite comparison between this president’s rhetoric on these themes and the rhetoric of President George W. Bush.
Daniel Foster, The Atlantic, 10 July 2017
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