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The word people use when you've done something that isn't technically "bad" or "wrong" but they still don't like it anyway and expect you to conform to their personal tastes.
Burping after a meal is inappropriate; there's no rule against it, but people don't like it so you have to conform.
by Galen July 31, 2004
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The current euphemism for "wrong" or "bad." It is supposed to sound more objective than "wrong" and "bad," but it is not.
I'm not saying that you shouldn't have called him an asshole, because he is; it was just inappropriate.

Wearing nothing but lingerie to the office is not wrong; it's just inappropriate.
by gentimental January 14, 2011
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What your mom says when she catches you masturbating.
Jimmy: *jacks off*
(mom walks in)
Mom: That's very inappropriate, Jimmy.
Jimmy: #$%#$^@ BITCH!
by benjimon March 03, 2008
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In high school settings, short skirts, low cut tops, see through clothing and skin tight jeans. The student handbook says not to wear this, but many girls still wear it anyway to look skanky.
Principal: Young lady, that top is inappropriate!
*someone throws bottle and hits him in the head*
by KrazyKurves August 07, 2008
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Your friends are to inappropriate for me....*sits uncomfortably in nearest seat and avoids eye contact*
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"That music is inappropriate!" The over-protective mother said stupidly.
by Repo One March 09, 2005
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not suitable or proper in the circumstances. Action could be used in a talking, visual, or sexual manner.
"The speech you have in class was soo inappropriate"
by Jdizzleminizzle May 03, 2015
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