verb in·com·mode \ˌin-kə-ˈmōd\

Definition of incommode




  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to give inconvenience or distress to :  disturb

Examples of incommode in a sentence

  1. the innkeeper tried to hide how much the request incommoded them

Origin and Etymology of incommode

Medieval French incommoder, from Latin incommodare, from incommodus inconvenient, from in- + commodus convenient — more at commode

First Known Use: 1598

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