In`con*ven"ient (?), a. [L. inconveniens unbefitting: cf. F. inconv'enient. See In- not, and Convenient.]


Not becoming or suitable; unfit; inexpedient.


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

Syn. -- Unsuitable; uncomfortable; disaccommodating; awkward; unseasonable; inopportune; incommodious; disadvantageous; troublesome; cumbersome; embarrassing; objectionable.


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