Spellcheck.net

Definitions of impropriety

  1. an improper demeanor Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. an act of undue intimacy Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. an indecent or improper act Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The quality of being improper; unfitness or unsuitableness to character, time place, or circumstances; as, impropriety of behavior or manners. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. That which is improper; an unsuitable or improper act, or an inaccurate use of language. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The quality of being unsuitable or inappropriate; unsuitableness; that which is not in accordance with usage, custom, decency, etc. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. That which is improper or unsuitable: want of propriety or fitness. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. Unbecomingness; unsuitableness. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  9. The state of being improper; anything that is improper. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. Unsuitableness; an improper act or expression. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. Unsuitableness to character or circumstances; an improper action or speech; an inaccuracy in language; improper fraction, a fraction whose numerator is either equal to or greater than the denominator. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. See improper. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. Incorrectness; unfitness; indecency. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  14. n. Unfitness or unsuitableness to character, time, place, or circumstances ;- inaccuracy of speech ; ungrammatical construction ;- any unbecoming act. Cabinet Dictionary
  15. Unfitness, unsuitableness, inaccuracy, want of justness. Complete Dictionary
X