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inappropriate

Pronunciation: /ˌɪnəˈprəʊpriət/

Translation of inappropriate in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [action/measure/dress] inadecuado, poco apropiado; [moment] inoportuno it would be inappropriate for you to suggest it no te corresponde a ti sugerirlo, no estaría bien que tú lo sugirieras a totally inappropriate reply una respuesta totalmente fuera de lugar
    Example sentences
    • Moreover, the ubiquity of email can lead to its use in inappropriate circumstances.
    • For some reason running through a shop seems to be inappropriate behaviour.
    • There are many sorts of inappropriate behaviour from which our children need protection.

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