What is another word for inapposite?

217 synonyms found


[ ɪnɐpˈɒsɪt], [ ɪnɐpˈɒsɪt], [ ɪ_n_ɐ_p_ˈɒ_s_ɪ_t]

Synonyms for Inapposite:

How to use "Inapposite" in context?

Inapposite is defined as being out of place, inappropriate, or felicitous too late. Originally, the word referred to a situation in which something was inappropriately placed, but its definition has since expanded to include anything that is not fitting or appropriate. "Inapposite" can be used to describe the way that words are used, the way something is dressed, or the way someone behaves. It can be a pretty irritating word because it can often make things feel clumsy or misplaced. However, it can also be used as a way of pointing out an obvious flaw in a situation.

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