What does inconvenient mean?

Definitions for inconvenient
ˌɪn kənˈvin yəntin·con·ve·nient

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inconvenient(adj)

    not suited to your comfort, purpose or needs

    "it is inconvenient not to have a telephone in the kitchen"; "the back hall is an inconvenient place for the telephone"

  2. inconvenient(adj)

    not conveniently timed

    "an early departure is inconvenient for us"

Wiktionary

  1. inconvenient(Noun)

    An inconsistency, an incongruity.

  2. inconvenient(Noun)

    An inconvenient circumstance or situation; an inconvenience.

  3. inconvenient(Adjective)

    Not convenient.

  4. Origin: From inconvénient, from inconvenientem.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inconvenient(adj)

    not becoming or suitable; unfit; inexpedient

  2. Inconvenient(adj)

    not convenient; giving trouble, uneasiness, or annoyance; hindering progress or success; uncomfortable; disadvantageous; incommodious; inopportune; as, an inconvenient house, garment, arrangement, or time

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Inconvenient

    in-kon-vēn′yent, adj. unsuitable: causing trouble or uneasiness: increasing difficulty: incommodious.—v.t. Inconven′ience, to trouble or incommode.—ns. Inconven′ience, Inconven′iency.—adv. Inconven′iently.

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How to say inconvenient in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inconvenient in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inconvenient in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of inconvenient in a Sentence

  1. Hua Xiaomo:

    It's terrible, sometimes it's really inconvenient. The lights aren't bright either. It's dark.

  2. The United:

    We've done everything possible to make The United States currency to be inconvenient for drug dealers, tax evaders and terrorists.

  3. Justice Anthony Kennedy:

    The First Amendment is often inconvenient. But that is besides the point. Inconvenience does not absolve the government of its obligation to tolerate speech.

  4. Hugo Swire:

    It (the book) ignores the inconvenient truth that some people on the islands can trace their Falklands ancestry back through nine generations, longer than the current borders of Argentina have existed.

  5. Elliot Papageorgiou:

    It comes at an inconvenient time because China is trying hard to get recognition for some positive steps it is taking to protect intellectual property.

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