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inconvenient

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of inconvenient

  1. 1 causing difficulty, discomfort, or annoyance <the unexpected visitors showed up at an inconvenient time> Synonyms awkward, discommoding, disobliging, incommoding Related Words bothersome, burdensome, onerous, troublesome; annoying, disturbing, exasperating, frustrating, galling, irksome, irritating, maddening, nagging, nettlesome, riling, vexatious, vexing Near Antonyms acceptable, bearable, endurable, sufferable, tolerable; advantageous, desirable, good, helpful Antonyms convenient, ultraconvenient

  2. 2 hard or impossible to get to or get at <for some reason, the homeowners placed the dishes in an inconvenient cabinet> Synonyms inapproachable, inaccessible, unapproachable, unattainable, unavailable, unobtainable, unreachable, untouchableRelated Words away, distant, far, faraway, far-off, remote, removed; apart, hidden, isolated, out-of-the-way, secludedNear Antonyms close, immediate, near, nearby, neighboring, next-door, nighAntonyms accessible, acquirable, approachable, attainable, convenient, getatable, handy, obtainable, procurable, reachable





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