discommode

[ dis-kuh-mohd ]
/ ˌdɪs kəˈmoʊd /

verb (used with object), dis·com·mod·ed, dis·com·mod·ing.

to cause inconvenience to; disturb, trouble, or bother.

Nearby words

  1. discomfit,
  2. discomfiture,
  3. discomfort,
  4. discomfortable,
  5. discommend,
  6. discommodity,
  7. discommon,
  8. discompose,
  9. discomposure,
  10. discomycete

Origin of discommode

1715–25; < French discommoder, equivalent to dis- dis-1 + -commoder, verbal derivative of commode convenient; see commode

Related formsdis·com·mo·di·ous, adjectivedis·com·mo·di·ous·ly, adverbdis·com·mo·di·ous·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for discommode

discommode

/ (ˌdɪskəˈməʊd) /

verb

(tr) to cause inconvenience or annoyance to; disturb
Derived Formsdiscommodious, adjectivediscommodiously, adverb

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