Inappropriate and Unsuitable


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Inappropriate adjective – Not appropriate for a particular occasion or situation.
Usage example: a bathing suit is inappropriate dress for strolling the streets of this seaside village

Unsuitable is a synonym for inappropriate in improper topic. In some cases you can use "Unsuitable" instead an adjective "Inappropriate", when it comes to topics like ability, property, agree, suitable. popular alternative
Nearby Word: inappropriately
Synonyms for Inappropriate


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Unsuitable adjective – Not appropriate for a particular occasion or situation.
Usage example: all the movies playing now are violent or otherwise unsuitable for a child's birthday party

Inappropriate is a synonym for unsuitable in ability topic. You can use "Inappropriate" instead an adjective "Unsuitable", if it concerns topics such as property, agree, improper, untimely. popular alternative
Nearby Word: unsuitably
Synonyms for Unsuitable

Things that words describes

name inappropriate name unsuitable name
material inappropriate material unsuitable material
clothing inappropriate clothing unsuitable clothing
language inappropriate language unsuitable language
Other nouns: nothing, content, phrases, thoughts, areas.

Both words in one sentence

  • Banned in China G-Dragon's album Heartbreaker was declared unsuitable for minors for its "inappropriate" lyrics.
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