incommodity

noun
in·​com·​mod·​i·​ty | \ ˌin-kə-ˈmä-də-tē How to pronounce incommodity (audio) \

Definition of incommodity

: a source of inconvenience : disadvantage the incommodities of a single life— Samuel Johnson

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Examples of incommodity in a Sentence

cited reduced privacy as one of the incommodities of apartment living

First Known Use of incommodity

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Incommodity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/incommodity. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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