inexpedience

inexpedience
I noun disadvantage, disadvantageousness, folly, foolishness, imprudence, inadvisability, inappropriateness, inexpediency, infelicity, injudiciousness, inopportuneness, inutilitas, ludicrousness, rashness, senselessness, undesirability, undesirableness, unfitness, unfittingness, unprofitability, unsensibleness, unsoundness, unsuitability, unthoughtfulness, untimeliness, unwiseness II index detriment, disadvantage, hindrance, impropriety

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  • Inexpedience — In ex*pe di*ence, Inexpediency In ex*pe di*en*cy, n. The quality or state of being inexpedient; lack of fitness; unsuitableness to the end or object; impropriety; as, the inexpedience of some measures. [1913 Webster] It is not the rigor but the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • inexpedience — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Inconvenience Nouns inexpedience, inexpediency; undesirableness, undesirability; discommodity, impropriety, ineligibility, inaptitude; unfitness (see disagreement); inconvenience; disadvantage,… …   English dictionary for students

  • inexpedience — noun Date: 1608 inexpediency …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • inexpedience — See inexpedient. * * * …   Universalium

  • inexpedience — Synonyms and related words: bad policy, badness, callowness, childishness, damnability, evilness, immaturity, impolicy, improperness, impropriety, imprudence, inaccuracy, inadvisability, inappropriateness, inattention, inauspiciousness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • inexpedience — in·expedience …   English syllables

  • inexpedience — noun the quality of being unsuited to the end in view • Syn: ↑inexpediency • Ant: ↑expediency (for: ↑inexpediency), ↑expedience • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inexpediency — Inexpedience In ex*pe di*ence, Inexpediency In ex*pe di*en*cy, n. The quality or state of being inexpedient; lack of fitness; unsuitableness to the end or object; impropriety; as, the inexpedience of some measures. [1913 Webster] It is not the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inexpedient — inexpedience, inexpediency, n. inexpediently, adv. /in ik spee dee euhnt/, adj. not expedient; not suitable, judicious, or advisable. [1600 10; IN 3 + EXPEDIENT] * * * …   Universalium

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