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Synonyms for improperlyim·prop·er·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. improperlyadverb

    in an improper way

    "he checked whether the wound had healed improperly"

    Antonyms:
    decently, in good order, the right way, properly, decent, right

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1673wrong
#10329poorly
#16206incorrectly
#22598improperly
#26399wrongly
#30257mistakenly
#30416unfairly
#33119unduly
#35232unreasonably
#37095erroneously
#41078inappropriately
#50388inadequately
#51455unjustly
#53536wrongfully
#54432irregularly
#88388inaccurately

How to use improperly in a sentence?

  1. Stephanie Kight:

    These new allegations by the attorney general that we are improperly disposing of fetal tissue are flat-out false, planned Parenthood handles medical tissue like any other quality health care provider.

  2. Matt Gaetz:

    Now, from refusing to produce documents, to improperly redacting documents, to threatening our staff, it is clear that Rod Rosenstein will use every tool at his disposal to frustrate congressional oversight.

  3. Jeff Sessions:

    I'm confident that Deputy Rosenstein, 28 years in the Department of Justice, did not improperly threaten anyone on that occasion, but we do believe that we have tried to be cooperative with them and made progress ... in fact have had some good relationships with top members of Congress.

  4. Darrell Issa:

    The Justice Department's decision to close the IRS targeting investigation without a single charge or prosecution is a low point of accountability in an administration that is better known for punishing whistleblowers than the abuse and misconduct they expose, after stating that their investigation confirms that tea party and conservative groups were improperly targeted, they dismiss it merely as a byproduct of gross mismanagement and incompetence -- ignoring volumes of evidence in the public record and efforts to obstruct legitimate inquires.

  5. Jeffrey Ray:

    This conduct was intentional, not accidental, it required a knowledge of the JPay system and multiple actions by every inmate who exploited the system's vulnerability to improperly credit their account.

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