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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not correct. Or showing bad manners.

Usage examples (35)
  • Let enough negative thoughts or improper thoughts get into the human mind and the person sinks just like a ship.
  • Slightly improper to dine alone with a married man
  • "They are what you call improper, eh?" she laughed, referring to the tales.
  • Board members cited what they called improper, unprofessional and poor judgment in the performance of her job. for more
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