Appropriate and Apropos


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Appropriate adjective – Suitable for a particular person, place, condition, etc..
Usage example: a book not appropriate for children

Apropos is a synonym for appropriate in suitable topic. In some cases you can use "Apropos" instead an adjective "Appropriate".
Nearby Words: appropriation, appropriately, appropriateness, appropriated
Synonyms for Appropriate


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Apropos adjective – Having to do with the matter at hand.
Usage example: the actor announced to reporters that he would regard as apropos only questions about the movie and would ignore inquiries about his love life

Appropriate is a synonym for apropos in characteristic topic. You can use "Appropriate" instead an adjective "Apropos", if it concerns topics such as relevant.
Synonyms for Apropos

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