Origin of inconveniency
Examples from the Web for inconveniency
Historical Examples of inconveniency
Nor do I know for the removal of this inconveniency any remedy but one.Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.
It will be no inconveniency to me therefore to wait upon you at whatever time you please.Life of Adam Smith
Perhaps infinite wisdom foresees some inconveniency which we are not aware of, and therefore is about to remove us.
My refusal to eat flesh occasioned an inconveniency, and I was frequently chid for my singularity.Franklin's Autobiography
But what improves the circumstances of the greater part, can never be regarded as any inconveniency to the whole.
Word Origin and History for inconveniency
mid-15c., "mischief, injury," from Latin inconvenientia (see inconvenience (n.)). Meaning "trouble, disadvantage" is from 1550s.