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improper

adjective amiss, awkward, contrary to deeency, contrary to good taste, discordant, discrepant, false, forbidden, gross, ill-adapted, ill-founded, illicit, illogical, immodest, immoral, inaccurate, inadmissible, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, incongruous, incorrect, indecent, indecorous, indecorus, indignus, inept, inexact, infelicitous, inopportune, irrelevant, mistaken, naughty, not perrinent, not right, not suitable, objectionable, off-color, off the mark, out of place, prohibited, risque, unadapted, unallowable, unauthorized, unbecoming, unbefitting, undesirable, undue, unfit, unfitting, unmeet, unrefined, unseasonable, unseemly, unsound, unsuitable, unsuited, untimely, unwarrantable, wide of the mark, wrong, wrongful
Associated concepts: improper act, improper conduct, immroper discharge, improper influence, improper joinder ofactions, improper motive, improper performance, immroper practice, improper use
See also: bad, blatant, culpable, delinquent, disgraceful, disorderly, disreputable, drastic, excessive, false, faulty, illegal, illegitimate, illicit, immoral, impertinent, inaccurate, inadmissible, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, incongruous, incorrect, inelegant, ineligible, inept, iniquitous, insolent, lascivious, nefarious, objectionable, obtrusive, offensive, perverse, profane, slipshod, suggestive, unauthorized, unbecoming, undesirable, undue, unfit, unjust, unprofessional, unseemly, unsuitable, untimely, unwarranted, vicious, wrongful
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Crawford, 45, of Benton for improper use of an electronic device.
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Practice of illegal dumping and improper disposal of waste would not be tolerated, he maintained.
"To state a claim for tortious interference with contractual relations, the plaintiff must plausibly allege that: (1) he had a contract with a third party; (2) the defendant knowingly interfered with that contract [by inhibiting the third party's or the plaintiff's performance thereof, depending on the theory]; (3) the defendant's interference, in addition to being intentional, was improper in motive or means; and (4) the plaintiff was harmed by the defendant's actions.
Officials hope Texas lawmakers pass legislation to help curb such cases, including requiring school districts to immediately revoke the teaching licenses of sex offenders, subjecting superintendents to criminal penalties if they fail to report improper relationships and giving the TEA authority to compel witnesses to testify.
Through an entertaining and informative combination of theory and case studies, Improper Names weaves together a well-researched narrative of various collective identities.
Millicom International Cellular SA (STO:MIC) (Nasdaq:MICC), a telecommunications and media company, announced on Monday that on 4 May 2016 it had received notification from the Swedish Public Prosecutor that it has discontinued a preliminary investigation in connection with potential improper payments made on behalf of the company's joint venture in Guatemala.
An improper name, by this book's definition, is a pseudonym that is used by a group or a series of individuals rather than by a single individual as a personal name.
For several decades, business owners have been required to tread carefully when dealing with competitors, lest they run afoul of laws which make competition, or "intentional interference with economic relations" an actionable civil tort if done with "improper purpose" or through "improper means." However, determining what constitutes an "improper purpose" has proven difficult.
Dubai: Improper disposal of waste water may attract a fine of up to Dh100,000 in Dubai, according to a new resolution announced on Tuesday.
Global Banking News-June 1, 2015--Bank of America fined for improper debt-collection practices
Of the claims, improper performance of vaginal delivery was the second most common allegation at 20%, followed by improper management of pregnancy at 17%.