n. inconvenience

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  • Discommodity — Dis com*mod i*ty, n. Disadvantage; inconvenience. Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discommodity — index disadvantage, handicap Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • discommodity — [dis΄kəmäd′ə tē] n. pl. discommodities Archaic inconvenience …   English World dictionary

  • discommodity — “+ noun Etymology: dis (I) + commodity 1. archaic a. : inconvenience, disadvantageousness you go about, in rain or fine, at all hours, with …   Useful english dictionary

  • discommodity — /dis keuh mod i tee/, n., pl. discommodities. Archaic. 1. inconvenience; disadvantageousness. 2. a source of inconvenience or trouble; disadvantage. [1505 15; DIS 1 + COMMODITY] * * * …   Universalium

  • discommodity — dis·commodity …   English syllables

  • discommodity — /dɪskəˈmɒdəti/ (say diskuh moduhtee) noun (plural discommodities) Obsolete 1. inconvenience; disadvantageousness. 2. a source of inconvenience or trouble; disadvantage …   Australian English dictionary

  • Inexpedience — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Inexpedience >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inexpedience inexpedience inexpediency Sgm: N 1 undesirableness undesirableness undesirability &c.???adj. Sgm: N 1 discommodity discommodity impropriety Sgm: N 1 unfitness… …   English dictionary for students

  • disadvantage — I noun adverse circumstance, adversity, block, blockade, blockage, burden, check, curb, damage, defect, deficiency, detainment, determent, deterrence, deterrent, detriment, difficulty, disability, disablement, discommodity, discouragement,… …   Law dictionary

  • handicap — han·di·cap n: a physical disability (as a bodily impairment or a devastating disease) Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. handicap I …   Law dictionary

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