English adjective: improper
|1.||improper not suitable or right or appropriate|
|Samples||Slightly improper to dine alone with a married man.|
Improper attire for the golf course.
|Similar||incorrect, indecent, indecorous, out-of-the-way, unbecoming, uncomely, unseemly, untoward, wrong|
|See also||inappropriate, indecent, indecorous, indelicate, unfit, wrong|
|Attribute||correctitude, properness, propriety|
|2.||improper not conforming to legality, moral law, or social convention|
|Samples||An unconventional marriage.|
Improper banking practices.
|3.||improper not appropriate for a purpose or occasion|
|Samples||Said all the wrong things.|