Inapposite

  • 1 Inapposite — In*ap po*site, a. Not apposite; not fit or suitable; not pertinent. {In*ap po*site*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 inapposite — I adjective alien, aside from the point, at variance, beside the mark, beside the point, clashing, disagreeing, discordant, discrepant, disproportionate, dissonant, extraneous, far fetched, foreign, ill adapted, ill timed, illogical, immaterial,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 inapposite — (adj.) 1620s (implied in inappositely), from IN (Cf. in ) (1) not, opposite of + APPOSITE (Cf. apposite) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 inapposite — [in ap′ə zit] adj. not apposite; irrelevant inappositely adv. inappositeness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 inapposite — adjective /ɪnˈæpəzɪt/ inappropriate, not suitable for the situation This remark, so ludicrously inapposite to, or rather, incongruous with, the purpose, for which I was known to have visited Birmingham, ... produced an involuntary and general… …

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  • 6 inapposite — adjective Date: 1661 not apposite ; not apt or pertinent • inappositely adverb • inappositeness noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 7 inapposite — inappositely, adv. inappositeness, n. /in ap euh zit/, adj. not apposite; not pertinent. [1655 65; IN 3 + APPOSITE] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 8 inapposite — Synonyms and related words: adrift, beside the mark, beside the point, beside the question, extraneous, extrinsic, foreign, ill adapted, ill assorted, ill chosen, ill fitted, ill matched, ill sorted, ill suited, ill timed, immaterial, impertinent …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 9 inapposite — in·ap·po·site || ɪn æpÉ™zɪt adj. irrelevant, inappropriate, out of place, not pertinent …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 inapposite — [ɪn apəzɪt] adjective out of place; inappropriate. Derivatives inappositely adverb inappositeness noun …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 11 inapposite — a. 1. Irrelevant, inapplicable, impertinent, non pertinent, out of place, not to the purpose or point. 2. Unfit, unsuitable, inappropriate, out of keeping, out of place …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 12 inapposite — adj 1. irrelevant, ungermane, nonger mane, inapplicable, unpertinent, impertinent, beside the point or question, off the mark, Inf. off base. See inapplicable. 2. unsuitable, unsuited, unfitting, unfit; unapt, inapt, inappropriate, out of place …

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  • 13 inapposite — in·apposite …

    English syllables

  • 14 inapposite — in•ap•po•site [[t]ɪnˈæp ə zɪt[/t]] adj. not apposite; not pertinent • Etymology: 1655–65 in•ap′po•site•ly, adv. in•ap′po•site•ness, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 15 inapposite — /ɪnˈæpəzət/ (say in apuhzuht) adjective not apposite; not pertinent. –inappositely, adverb –inappositeness, noun …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 16 inapposite — adj. not apposite; out of place. Derivatives: inappositely adv. inappositeness n …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 Inappositely — Inapposite In*ap po*site, a. Not apposite; not fit or suitable; not pertinent. {In*ap po*site*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 inadmissible — in·ad·mis·si·ble /ˌin əd mi sə bəl/ adj: not admissible inadmissible evidence inadmissible testimony in·ad·mis·si·bil·i·ty / ˌmi sə bi lə tē/ n in·ad·mis·si·bly adv …

    Law dictionary

  • 19 irrelevant — ir·rel·e·vant /ir re lə vənt/ adj: not relevant: not applicable or pertinent irrelevant allegations irrelevant evidence compare immaterial ir·rel·e·vant·ly adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webst …

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  • 20 impertinent — I (insolent) adjective abusive, arrogant, assuming, audacious, bellicose, bold, brash, brazen, cavalier, churlish, coarse, contempt, contemptuous, contumacious, contumelious, defiant, derisive, discourteous, disdainful, disrespectful, flippant,… …

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