|a.||1.||Not proper; not suitable; not fitted to the circumstances, design, or end; unfit; not becoming; incongruous; inappropriate; indecent; |
|2.||Not peculiar or appropriate to individuals; general; common.|
|3.||Not according to facts; inaccurate; erroneous.|
|v. t.||1.||To appropriate; to limit.|
|Adj.||1.||improper - not suitable or right or appropriate; "slightly improper to dine alone with a married man"; "improper medication"|
proper - marked by suitability or rightness or appropriateness; "proper medical treatment"; "proper manners"
|2.||improper - not conforming to legality, moral law, or social convention; "an unconventional marriage"; "improper banking practices"|
|3.||improper - not appropriate for a purpose or occasion; "unsuitable attire for the office"; "said all the wrong things"|