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Adjective
Marked by suitability or aptness
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“The movie contains content that may not be appropriate for children.”
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Timely or marked by good timing
“The applause would come in an appropriate manner when awkward silence had threatened to derail the act.”
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Beneficial or being of advantage in a given circumstance
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Something precise or exact
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Having been recommended or approved, typically by an authority
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Polite, calm, and sensible in behaviour
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Socially acceptable
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Free from error
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Being fully accessible and obtainable with little regard to restrictions
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Belonging or relating separately to each of two or more people or things
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Cleverly simple and clear
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Made according to the specifications of a particular individual
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Characteristic of a particular person, thing or group
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Having or including many small details or features
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To take, claim or use for one's own benefit, usually without the owner's consent
“Approval to appropriate these sacred grounds for the construction of a new park did not sit well with the indigenous community.”
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To steal
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“When the charges were laid after Kiera had decided to appropriate millions of dollars from her company, her fall from grace was assured.”
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To dedicate or set aside something for a particular purpose
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“The county continues to appropriate funds for senior services that help keep our seniors independent.”
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To reproduce something for one's own benefit, typically without the owner's consent
“To appropriate the work of another artist for propaganda is highly unethical.”
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To come into possession of
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To change one substance into another
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Bite off
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To assimilate into a body, structure or system
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To set apart for a special use
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To stop, deflect or divert (something in progress or motion)
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To make use of
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Assume responsibility for
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To assign to a category
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To arrange for something to belong to, or be officially controlled by, somebody else
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To intrude on someone else's territory, rights, business or personal affairs
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To loot or plunder by force
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Try, sample
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To remove or take away from
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