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malapropos

adjective

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not appropriate for a particular occasion or situation
  • a newscaster's malapropos attempt at humor upon the death of a beloved figure

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The first known use of malapropos was in 1630

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“Malapropos.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/malapropos. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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