unbefitting(redirected from unbefittingness)
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not befitting to a person; not appropriate or suitable
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|Adj.||1.||unbefitting - not befitting; "behavior unbefitting a father"|
inappropriate - not suitable for a particular occasion etc; "noise seems inappropriate at a time of sadness"; "inappropriate shoes for a walk on the beach"; "put inappropriate pressure on them"
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1. Not suited to circumstances:
improper, inappropriate, inapt, incongruous, inept, malapropos, unapt, unbecoming, unfit, unseemly, unsuitable.
Idiom: out of place.
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