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discommode

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verb dis·com·mode \ˌdis-kə-ˈmōd\

Definition of discommode

discommoded

discommoding

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to cause inconvenience to :  trouble



Examples of discommode in a sentence

  1. <the breakdown of her car didn't discommode her seriously>



Origin and Etymology of discommode

French discommoder, from dis- + commode convenient — more at commode


First Known Use: 1678


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