- The definition of inconvenient is something that is hard to achieve, uncomfortable or difficult.
If your friend's house is all the way on the other side of town and very hard to get to, this is an example of an inconvenient location.
- not favorable to one's comfort; difficult to do, use, or get to; causing trouble or bother; unhandy
- Obsolete not appropriate
Origin: OFr from Classical Latin inconveniens
- inconveniently adverb
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- inˌcon·venˈient·ly adverb