Inappropriate in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Inappropriate

Not appropriate; not suitable for the situation, time, or place. | (informal) Improper; adult; sexual.

Short Example Sentence for Inappropriate

  • 1. What is inappropriate is never beautiful. 🔊
  • 2. One thinks of queer things at the most inappropriate moments. 🔊
  • 3. He felt it not inappropriate to ask if he had entered fairyland. 🔊
  • 4. He felt the beloved creature to be at once inappropriate and inevitable. 🔊
  • 5. Style may be good in itself, but inappropriate to the subject. 🔊
  • 6. The term hog appeared singularly inappropriate as applied to him. 🔊
  • 7. The American term is "ledge," and it is not inappropriate or inexpressive. 🔊

How to use Inappropriate in a Sentence?

  • 1. And children have a sense of the preposterous, the inappropriate all their own. 🔊
  • 2. They are not only inappropriate and inconvenient to your eye, but they offend your taste. 🔊
  • 3. This will not be an inappropriate place for saying something about the non-interference principle. 🔊
  • 4. But never was a more inappropriate name given to a poet who brought down music from heaven. 🔊
  • 5. It was merely a mechanical and inappropriate invasion of that lovely Sunday morning. 🔊
  • 6. Strange to say, his unceremonious clothes were inappropriate only in European eyes. 🔊
  • 7. The reference to a skull is not inappropriate as will be noted from our photograph (Fig. 🔊
  • 8. The cognomen, "Haunted Island," might not seem wholly inappropriate to a superstitious mind. 🔊
  • 9. Nowhere is the modern litter of knick-knacks and photographs more inappropriate than in the library. 🔊
  • 10. Styles were adapted but were cleansed of those elements thought inappropriate for a larger white audience. 🔊
  • 11. And it makes this form inappropriate for persons who have not at least a certain degree of lyrical taste. 🔊
  • 12. It is a mistake to think that because the furniture of a room is inappropriate or ugly a good background will bring out these defects. 🔊
  • 13. The moment that an event is recognized to be under fixed law, it is seen to be inappropriate to seek by supplication to alter it. 🔊
  • 14. Necessarily, there is such a preliminary test, because the commander does not wish to entertain inappropriate courses of action. 🔊
  • 15. The fruit comes regularly once a week, and punctual thanks seem inappropriate for what has become an institution. 🔊
  • 16. Meals were irregular and protracted, and there were midnight chafing-dish suppers and bursts of laughter at the most inappropriate hours. 🔊
  • 17. He felt, sitting under the arch of blessings as he was, that it would be most ungrateful and inappropriate to mind. 🔊
  • 18. He was not so far gone as to forget that any thought of Maria was very inappropriate to his present condition. 🔊
  • 19. For the alarm clock, in spite of its numerous excellences, is as inappropriate in the country as rouge on a milkmaid. 🔊
  • 20. Many of the provisions of former laws had become inappropriate or inadequate, and not suited to the changes which time and circumstances had made. 🔊
  • 21. May it not be said of the bearers of these inappropriate umbrellas that they go about the streets "with a lie in their right hand"? 🔊
  • 22. I am not his sister, and the praise that falls so sweetly from your tongue, would sound bold and inappropriate from mine. 🔊
  • 23. In many schools music is frankly regarded as a nuisance, a sort of frilling that is inappropriate to the rigid texture of education. 🔊
  • 24. In consequence, "uniform" was really an inappropriate term to apply to the dress of various organizations. 🔊
  • 25. It was a remarkably good dinner that Thrush ordered, if as inappropriate to the occasion as to his own weight. 🔊
  • 26. She was fussy and particular and afraid of spoiling her dress, a chiffon thing, entirely inappropriate for a hay ride. 🔊
  • 27. He had an insane desire to spell, and started spelling-matches with everybody, at the most inappropriate hours and inconvenient places. 🔊
  • 28. For the very reason that so much importance was attached to dress, laws were made to repress inappropriate display in people of lower rank. 🔊
  • 29. I made a drawing of her to-day, and felt particularly clearly, how inappropriate the modern way of dressing is for a cameo-head like hers. 🔊
  • 30. This expression, repeated in verse 8, appears inappropriate to the town of Huexotzinco, which lies inland. 🔊
  • 31. It is not an inappropriate corollary to be drawn from this that an elevated public taste will bring about a truer estimate of the value of a genuine literary product. 🔊
  • 32. We could not bring ourselves to call her Lily, her Christian name, so inappropriate was it to her venerable appearance. 🔊
  • 33. All this seemed inappropriate to the occasion, even though I had grown used to Haldane's way. 🔊