incommode

[ in-kuh-mohd ]
/ ˌɪn kəˈmoʊd /

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

to inconvenience or discomfort; disturb; trouble.
to impede; hinder.

Nearby words

  1. incomes policy,
  2. incoming,
  3. incommensurability,
  4. incommensurable,
  5. incommensurate,
  6. incommodious,
  7. incommodity,
  8. incommunicability,
  9. incommunicable,
  10. incommunicado

Origin of incommode

1510–20; < Latin incommodāre, derivative of incommodus inconvenient, equivalent to in- in-3 + commodus suitable; see commode

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British Dictionary definitions for incommode

incommode

/ (ˌɪnkəˈməʊd) /

verb

(tr) to bother, disturb, or inconvenience

Word Origin for incommode

C16: from Latin incommodāre to be troublesome, from incommodus inconvenient, from in- 1 + commodus convenient; see commode

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