I didn't think it appropriate to tell you who I was.
He couldn't have chosen a more appropriate song.
If I want to sunbathe, I should buy appropriate clothing.
I wasn't sure what would be appropriate attire for the restaurant.
The search for appropriate luggage was tedious.
The conversation drifted to clothing—Cynthia's search for an appropriate wedding dress for the mother of the groom, and Jennifer's west coast dress shop.
These may readily be seen after appropriate staining.
The party for the departing employee, if you could call it that, had been a quick affair—a pat on the back, a few appropriate words and a token going away present.
Fred made appropriate notes, then asked, "Who was in the room when the knife disappeared?"
He couldn't think of an appropriate comeback and found himself staring down at her drink.
Great Britain followed suit, but under a political arrangement between the powers no single power was to appropriate the islands.
But it was a long time before I ventured to take the initiative, and still longer before I could find something appropriate to say at the right time.
The laundry was one place she hadn't been yet and her wardrobe had dwindled down to a few clean items - none of them appropriate for a ride around the countryside with a man she hardly knew.
I've passed out a list of the appropriate states.
Martha suggested an appropriate burial for the tiny remains she dubbed "Pinkie" and services were conducted in the back garden, next to Mrs. Lincoln's last winter mouse-victim.
Anna Mikhaylovna instantly guessed her intention and stooped to be ready to embrace the countess at the appropriate moment.
He said it but he couldn't force the appropriate accompanying tone to sound enthusiastic.
He pushed back his chair, stood and glanced down at her, but no appropriate words came to mind.
They are regarded generally as far more appropriate in books and in public discourses than in the parlor or at the table.
Boris was elegantly dressed, with a slightly martial touch appropriate to a wartime wedding.
Effie stood in the middle of the room, as if enthralled and after all the smiles and appropriate handshakes, took a deep breath and closed her eyes.
Even the sermon by the personable priest had an appropriate message of listening before pronouncing judgment.