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malapropos Saltos de línea: mal|apro¦pos
Pronunciación: /ˌmalaprəˈpəʊ/
formal

Definición de malapropos en inglés:

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Inopportune; inappropriate: these terms applied to him seem to me malapropos
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Is that malapropos statement relevant?
  • Now Mr. Cohen has a feature-length film with a title as malapropos as Borat's sendup of Kazakhstan.
  • Many discoveries made long time ago seemed malapropos and were forgotten.
Sinónimos
inappropriate, unsuitable, inapposite, infelicitous, inapt, unseemly, inopportune, ill-timed, untimely, uncalled for, tactless

Origen

Mid 17th century: from French mal à propos, from mal 'ill' + à 'to' + propos 'purpose'.

Palabras que riman con malapropos

aglow, ago, alow, although, apropos, art nouveau, Bamako, Bardot, beau, Beaujolais Nouveau, below, bestow, blow, bo, Boileau, bons mots, Bordeaux, Bow, bravo, bro, cachepot, cheerio, Coe, crow, Defoe, de trop, doe, doh, dos-à-dos, do-si-do, dough, dzo, Flo, floe, flow, foe, foreknow, foreshow, forgo, Foucault, froe, glow, go, good-oh, go-slow, grow, gung-ho, Heathrow, heave-ho, heigh-ho, hello, ho, hoe, ho-ho, jo, Joe, kayo, know, lo, low, maillot, Marceau, mho, Miró, mo, Mohs, Monroe, mot, mow, Munro, no, Noh, no-show, oh, oho, outgo, outgrow, owe, Perrault, pho, po, Poe, pro, quid pro quo, reshow, righto, roe, Rouault, row, Rowe, sew, shew, show, sloe, slow, snow, so, soh, sow, status quo, stow, Stowe, strow, tally-ho, though, throw, tic-tac-toe, to-and-fro, toe, touch-and-go, tow, trow, undergo, undersow, voe, whacko, whoa, wo, woe, Xuzhou, yo, yo-ho-ho, Zhengzhou, Zhou

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