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appropriately

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of appropriately

  1. in a manner suitable for the occasion or purpose make sure you greet your elders appropriately Synonyms of appropriately appositely, properly, congruously, correctly, duly, fittingly, happily, meetly, right, rightly, suitablyWords Related to appropriately well; acceptably, adequately, passably, satisfactorily, tolerably; decently, decorouslyNear Antonyms of appropriately unacceptably, unsatisfactorily; inopportunely, unfortunately, unseasonably; inappositely, inaptly, irrelevantly; awkwardly, ungracefullyAntonyms of appropriately improperly, inappropriately, incongruously, incorrectly, unseemly, unsuitably, wrongly


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