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inappropriately

adverb

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in a mistaken or inappropriate way
  • she inappropriately referred to my chaperone as my father, and not as my stepfather

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“Inappropriately.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inappropriately. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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