Origin of inconvenient
OTHER WORDS FROM inconvenientin·con·ven·ient·ly, adverb
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How to use inconvenient in a sentence
Crowds are inconvenient but not the raging inconvenience everyone craves at the Super Bowl.Super Bowl highlights: Bucs celebrate championship, Tom Brady wins MVP|Des Bieler, Mark Maske, Chuck Culpepper|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
When confronted with something inconvenient or troublesome in their midst — particularly such conspiracy theories — the stock response is increasingly to shrug it off or claim ignorance, no matter how implausibly.
If they happen to find something that doesn’t work or is inconvenient, it is not a bad thing.How questionnaires can help you evolve your product or business|Zakhar Yung|December 23, 2020|Search Engine Watch
Unfortunately, our species has a disturbing tendency to “surrender” animals to shelters when it is inconvenient to keep them.
Not only is this inconvenient for users, but maintaining dozens of separate websites is an administrative headache.US House passes bill to tear down judiciary’s paywall|Timothy B. Lee|December 10, 2020|Ars Technica
It is also true—and this is inconvenient—that the US had not been innocent in the decades leading up to 9/11.
His latest book is An Inconvenient Genocide: Who Now Remembers The Armenians?Britain Has Lost Its Marbles: Elgin Loan Will Appease Putin|Geoffrey Robertson|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is a horrific and inconvenient truth, but paying ransoms to free hostages invariably worsens the problem in the long-term.To Kill the ISIS Monster You Gotta Do More Than Cut Off Its Money|Charlie Winter|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He has struggled to keep his marriage together after confronting some inconvenient truths about himself.
A wine critic friend of mine asked for an interview with the winemaker but was told it was “inconvenient.”Napa’s Earthquake Is Not The Only Thing Shaking The Vineyards|Clive Irving|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The fact is, that it is somewhat inconvenient to carry books in such regions, and I did not think of bringing a Bible.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne
Aunt Ri was a privileged character, but her logical method of questioning was inconvenient.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
When it is inconvenient to stain before the smears have dried, capsules can be shown by the method of Hiss.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The Bell and Tainter machine was operated by a storage battery and this was an inconvenient and expensive form of power.The Wonder Book of Knowledge|Various
The old method, by which a note was named from its relative place in the Perfect System, must evidently have become inconvenient.The Modes of Ancient Greek Music|David Binning Monro