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English noun: inconvenience

1. inconvenience (state) an inconvenient discomfort


Broader (hypernym)discomfort, uncomfortableness

2. inconvenience (attribute) a difficulty that causes anxiety

Synonymstroublesomeness, worriment

Broader (hypernym)difficultness, difficulty

Narrower (hyponym)awkwardness, cumbersomeness, flea bite, fly in the ointment, unwieldiness, unwieldiness

3. inconvenience (attribute) the quality of not being useful or convenient

Broader (hypernym)ineptness, unsuitability, unsuitableness

Narrower (hyponym)inaccessibility, inopportuneness, unavailability, untimeliness


English verb: inconvenience

1. inconvenience (social) to cause inconvenience or discomfort to

SamplesSorry to trouble you, but....

Synonymsbother, discommode, disoblige, incommode, put out, trouble

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)affect, bear on, bear upon, impact, touch, touch on

Narrower (hyponym)distress, straiten

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