Appropriate and Infelicitous


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Appropriate adjective – Meeting the requirements of a purpose or situation.
Usage example: I don't think jeans and a T-shirt are appropriate attire for a wedding

Infelicitous is an antonym for appropriate.
Nearby Words: appropriation, appropriately, appropriateness, appropriated
Antonyms for Appropriate


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Infelicitous adjective – Not appropriate for a particular occasion or situation.
Usage example: an infelicitous comment on the weight of the guest of honor at the banquet

Appropriate is an antonym for infelicitous.
Nearby Word: infelicity
Antonyms for Infelicitous
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