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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of an inappropriate or incorrectly applied nature adv. - At an inconvenient time.

Usage examples (29)
  • Adjective : a malapropos remark
  • FSJ's malapropos concerning geography and language is so American!
  • Treason, it seems, is still considered malapropos by some Democrats.
  • First of all, totally malapropos usage of the Public Enemy lyric quote. for more
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