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[ adjective ] not suited to your comfort, purpose or needs

Examples

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

Used in print

(Guy Bolton, The Olympians....)

She concluded by asking him to name another hour should this one be inconvenient .

2
[ adjective ] not conveniently timed

Examples

"an early departure is inconvenient for us"

Related terms

inopportune

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