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Synonyms

unsuitable

adjective

not suitable for a particular situation, purpose, or person

inappropriate

adjective

not suitable in a particular situation

inconvenient

adjective

causing difficulties or extra effort

improper

adjective

not suitable or right according to accepted standards of social or professional behaviour

unsuited

adjective

not the right type of person or thing, for example for a particular job or purpose

untoward

adjective

not suitable, usual, or normal

untimely

adjective

happening at a time that is not suitable, for example because it causes additional problems

unseemly

adjective

formal unseemly behaviour is embarrassing or upsets people because it is not suitable in a particular situation

unbecoming

adjective

formal behaviour that is unbecoming is unsuitable for a particular type of person

inopportune

adjective

formal an inopportune time or moment is not convenient, suitable, or right

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a square peg in a round hole

someone or something that does not suit the position or situation that they are in

bad

adjective

not appropriate or convenient

be no place for

to not be a suitable place for someone or something

difficult

adjective

not convenient, or involving a lot of problems

doubtful

adjective

not satisfactory or acceptable

have no place

to not be suitable or right in a particular situation

ill-timed

adjective

happening or done at a bad or unsuitable time

infra dig

adjective

humorous not suitable for people who are as good or important as you

in inverted commas

British used for showing that the word or phrase you are using is not completely accurate or suitable

inopportune

adjective

formal happening at a time that is not convenient, suitable, or right

it/that would never do

used for saying that something is not suitable or right. This expression is often used humorously

misplaced

adjective

a misplaced feeling or opinion is not suitable for a particular situation or is directed towards the wrong person

needless

adjective

used about something that could or should have been avoided

no good

not suitable or convenient

not be made for (doing) something/to do something

used to say that you do not like doing something or it is not right for you

outdated

adjective

old and no longer suitable for modern purposes, methods, or situations

outmoded

adjective

no longer useful, suitable, or relevant

out-of-date

adjective

old and no longer suitable for modern processes, purposes, or methods

out of line

behaving in a way that other people do not approve of

out of order

British behaviour that is out of order is annoying because it is not suitable for a particular situation.

over the top

more than what is considered normal or suitable

unfortunate

adjective

formal if something is unfortunate, you do not approve of it, or you wish it had not happened

unfortunately

adverb

formal in a way that is not good or suitable

unnecessary

adjective

used for describing something that should not have happened because it could have been avoided

wrong

adjective

not suitable

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