Part of speech:
Not relevant; not pertinent; not to the point; not relating to the subject
(Now Rare) Arrogantly contemptuous; overbearing
The definition of inappropriate is someone or something that is not within the bounds of what is considered appropriate or socially acceptable.
Unpleasantly forceful or harsh:
Frivolous and disrespectful; saucy; impertinent
Not polite; discourteous.
Having or showing good manners; esp., courteous, considerate, tactful, etc.
Full of or characterized by respect; showing deference or dutiful regard
1822, T. Creevey, Reminiscences, 28 Jul:
Having manners of a specific kind:
The definition of fresh is something recently harvested, recently produced or newly made.
Fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold.
Impertinently bold; impudent and saucy.
The definition of arrogant is someone who is full of self-worth or self-importance and who tells and shows that they have a feeling of superiority over others.
Often encountered or seen:
(Archaic) Full of muscular force; sinewy.
High-spirited, lively, or cheerful:
Having or showing excessive and arrogant self-confidence; presumptuous.
Energetic or quick in movement:
Marked by casual disrespect; impertinent:
Made up of small scraps or snips; fragmentary
(Colloquial) Proud; arrogant; assuming; putting on airs of superiority.
Haughty or presumptuous, especially for one's rank or social standing:
Prompted by wisdom; judicious; sound
Not truly or properly belonging; not essential
That does not matter; not pertinent; unimportant
Rude and disrespectful
Meaningful or purposeful in current society or culture:
Lacking or exhibiting a lack of reverence; disrespectful.
Bright and vivid; rich
The definition of brash is someone or something with an abrasive, tacky, self-serving or rude manner.
The definition of brazen is shameless, or overly bold or loud, or made of brass.
Of, relating to, or done in preparation for the future:
- Saucy implies a flippancy and provocative levity toward one to whom respect should be shown
- Insolent implies defiant disrespect as displayed in openly insulting and contemptuous speech or behavior
- Impudent implies a shameless or brazen impertinence
- Impertinent implies a forwardness of speech or action that is disrespectful and oversteps the bounds of propriety or courtesy
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