Sunday, 21st December 2014

by Joshua Gaskell

Inappropriate, adj.

Pronunciation: /ɪnəˈprəʊprɪət/
Etymology: < in prefix + appropriate adj.

1. Unsuitable to the particular case or circumstances. Const. to, for.
2. In later use: in a vague sense offensive, hurtful, etc., app. in every case and all circumstances. Usu. unconst.

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