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"inconvenient" in British English

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inconvenientadjective

uk   /ˌɪn.kənˈviː.ni.ənt/  us   /ˌɪn.kənˈviːn.jənt/
inconveniently
adverb uk   /ˌɪn.kənˈviː.ni.ənt.li/  us   /ˌɪn.kənˈviːn.jənt.li/
(Definition of inconvenient from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"inconvenient" in American English

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inconvenientadjective

 us   /ˌɪn·kənˈvin·jənt/
not ​convenient: He ​scheduled the ​meeting for an inconvenient ​time, and few ​people could ​attend.
(Definition of inconvenient from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"inconvenient" in Business English

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inconvenientadjective

uk   us   /ˌɪnkənˈviːniənt/
causing problems or difficulties: inconvenient hour/moment/time They ​rescheduled the ​meeting for a very inconvenient ​time. I can ​call back later if it's inconvenient. an inconvenient detail/fact/truth
(Definition of inconvenient from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “inconvenient”
in Korean 불편한…
in Arabic مُزْعِج…
in Malaysian menyusahkan…
in French mal choisi…
in Russian неудобный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 帶來不便的…
in Italian inopportuno, scomodo…
in Turkish zahmetli, sıkıntılı, rahatsızlık verici…
in Polish niedogodny…
in Spanish inconveniente, inoportuno, malo…
in Vietnamese bất tiện…
in Portuguese inconveniente…
in Thai ซึ่งไม่สะดวก…
in German ungelegen…
in Catalan poc pràctic, inoportú…
in Japanese 不便な, 迷惑な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 带来不便的…
in Indonesian merepotkan, tidak menyenangkan…
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