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Definitions for inapposite
ɪnˈæp ə zɪtin·ap·po·site

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inapposite, out of placeadjective

    of an inappropriate or misapplied nature


  1. inappositeadjective

    inappropriate, not suitable for the situation

  2. Etymology: negative in- + apposite


  1. inapposite

    Inapposite is an adjective that refers to something that is not relevant, suitable, appropriate, or fitting to the situation at hand. It is used to describe anything which is out of place or does not fit in.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inappositeadjective

    not apposite; not fit or suitable; not pertinent

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inapposite

    in-ap′poz-it, adj. not apposite, suitable, or pertinent.—adv. Inap′positely.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inapposite in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inapposite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    a long narrow excavation in the earth
    • A. germ
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