inconvenienced

[ in-kuh n-veen-yuh ns ]SEE DEFINITION OF inconvenienced
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He may be inconvenienced or hampered in his march; but its goal is certain.

Hugo, with his usual sobriety, said that Napoleon inconvenienced God.

If our friend is left-handed, he'll be inconvenienced for a day or two.

True, the people had made sacrifices, and had inconvenienced themselves.

However, I think I could eat all there is here and not be inconvenienced.

Nobody but I and Mr. Grindrod seemed to have been inconvenienced.

Personally I am very glad to think you can be inconvenienced.

Please banish from your mind any idea that you have inconvenienced me.

She realized how others might be inconvenienced and mortified by her carelessness.

She had just got home, she said, and hoped I hadn't been inconvenienced by the delay.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1400, "harm, damage, danger," also "a harmful incident, misfortune, affliction," from Old French inconvenience "misfortune, calamity; impropriety" (Modern French inconvenance), from Late Latin inconvenientia "lack of consistency, incongruity," noun of quality from inconvenientem (see inconvenient). Later "impropriety, unfitness; an improper act or utterance" (early 15c.). Meaning "quality of being inconvenient" is from 1650s.

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