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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inapposite, out of placeadverb

    of an inappropriate or misapplied nature



  2. out of placeadverb

    in a setting where one is or feels inappropriate or incongruous

    "he felt out of place in the lingerie shop"


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  1. out of place

    misplaced, improper, unbecoming

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  1. Burmese Proverb:

    A swan is out of place among crows, a lion among bulls, a horse among asses, and a wise man among fools.

  2. Samuel Meacham:

    Over the years, we have seen these anomalous weird things within caves that we couldnt quite explain rocks out of place, rocks stacked on top of each other, things that just didnt seem natural. But we didnt have a really good explanation.

  3. Nia Franklin:

    I grew up at a predominately Caucasian school and there was only five percent minority, and I felt out of place so much because of the color of my skin, but growing up, I found my love of arts, and through music that helped me to feel positive about Nia Franklin and about who I was.

  4. Javier Soch:

    If I hadn’t looked over to my left and seen this guy who looks out of place, I could have missed it, the best thing I can say: Remind yourself that you are not in the phone playing the game. Look around and be more aware.

  5. W. H. Auden:

    Precisely because we do not communicate by singing, a song can be out of place but not out of character; it is just as credible that a stupid person should sing beautifully as that a clever person should do so.

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