adverb see inappropriate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • inappropriately — inappropriate UK US /ˌɪnəˈprəʊpriət/ adjective ► not suitable for a particular situation or person: inappropriate for sb/sth »He had investments in a property company and six media shareholdings all of which were deemed inappropriate for a BBC… …   Financial and business terms

  • inappropriately — adv. Inappropriately is used with these verbs: ↑act, ↑behave, ↑dress, ↑use …   Collocations dictionary

  • inappropriately — inappropriate ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not suitable or appropriate. DERIVATIVES inappropriately adverb inappropriateness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • inappropriately — adverb in an inappropriate manner he was inappropriately dressed • Syn: ↑unsuitably • Ant: ↑appropriately, ↑suitably (for: ↑unsuitably) • …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inappropriately — Inappropriate In ap*pro pri*ate, a. Not instrument (to); not appropriate; unbecoming; unsuitable; not specially fitted; followed by to or for. {In ap*pro pri*ate*ly}, adv. {In ap*pro pri*ate*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inappropriately — See inappropriate. * * * …   Universalium

  • inappropriately — adverb in an inappropriate manner …   Wiktionary

  • inappropriately — adv. incorrectly, improperly; incongruously; unsuitably …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inappropriately — in·appropriately …   English syllables

  • inappropriately — See: inappropriate …   English dictionary

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