Pronunciation: (im-pûr'tn-unt), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/impertinent.html on line 77 [key]
1. intrusive or presumptuous, as persons or their actions; insolently rude; uncivil: a brash, impertinent youth.
2. not pertinent or relevant; irrelevant: an impertinent detail.
3. Archaic.inappropriate, incongruous, or absurd.
4. Obs.(of persons) trivial, silly, or absurd.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.