Simple Definition of inconvenient
: causing trouble or problems : not convenient
Full Definition of inconvenient
: not convenient especially in giving trouble or annoyance : inopportune <an inconvenient time>
Examples of inconvenient
The restaurant is in an inconvenient location.
<the unexpected visitors showed up at an inconvenient time>
Origin of inconvenient
Middle English, incongruous, harmful, from Anglo-French, from Latin inconvenient-, inconveniens, from in- + convenient-, conveniens convenient
First Known Use: 1651
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