inexpedient

adjective
in·​ex·​pe·​di·​ent | \ ˌi-nik-ˈspē-dē-ənt How to pronounce inexpedient (audio) \

Definition of inexpedient

: not expedient : inadvisable

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Other Words from inexpedient

inexpediently adverb

Examples of inexpedient in a Sentence

a nutritionally dubious, inexpedient method for losing weight

First Known Use of inexpedient

1608, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of inexpedient was in 1608

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“Inexpedient.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inexpedient. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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