inappropriate inappropriate  /ˌɪ nə ˈproʊ pri ɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) not suitable for a particular occasion etc
  2. (adj) not in keeping with what is correct or proper

Usage(s):

  1. In April, Facebook photos of her unwinding in a tight-fitting version of a police uniform were deemed inappropriate by Swimming Australia.
  2. For example, Kijiji uses software developed at eBay to identify nudity in photos in order to cut down on inappropriate postings.
  3. In April, Facebook photos of her unwinding in a tight-fitting version of a police uniform were deemed inappropriate by Swimming Australia.

News

  1. Expert: Deal for MJ doc 'highly inappropriate'

    AEG Live's negotiations with a doctor to treat Michael Jackson were "highly inappropriate," a music industry veteran testified Monday. The concert promoter's agreement to pay Dr. Conrad Murray $150,000 a month during Jackson's comeback tour set up an "egregious" conflict of interest in which the physician was beholden to the company and himself before Jackson's interests, he testified. David ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: KSAT San Antonio

  2. Expert: Promoter deal with Jackson's doctor 'highly inappropriate'

    AEG Live's negotiations with a doctor to treat Michael Jackson were "highly inappropriate," a music industry veteran testified Monday.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CNN

  3. ‘Man of Steel’: Day 3 of inappropriate tweets about Henry Cavill — with polls!

    Having already established the level of inappropriate appreciation being expressed for the handsomeness of Man of Steel‘s Superman Henry Cavill
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Entertainment Weekly

Quotes

  1. "I want to make it clear that I'm not agreeing to your characterizations of the current court," she told Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island. "I think that that would be inappropriate for me to do."
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Elena Kagan Source: Vancouver Sun

  2. "I want to sincerely apologize FIRST to the lineswoman, Kim Clijsters, the USTA and mostly to tennis fans everywhere for my inappropriate outburst," Williams said in a statement. "I'm a woman of great pride, faith and integrity, and I admit...
    on Sep 14, 2009 By: Serena Williams Source: FanHouse (blog)

  3. He had been received in Tripoli in "an inappropriate manner", Mr MacAskill said. "It showed no compassion or sensitivity to the families of the 270 victims of Lockerbie. Assurances had been given by the Libyan Government that any return would...
    on Aug 24, 2009 By: Kenny MacAskill Source: Times Online

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