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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·con·ve·nient /ˌɪnkənˈvinjənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·con·ven·ient a.
 1. Not becoming or suitable; unfit; inexpedient.
 2. Not convenient; giving trouble, uneasiness, or annoyance; hindering progress or success; uncomfortable; disadvantageous; incommodious; inopportune; as, an inconvenient house, garment, arrangement, or time.
 Syn: -- Unsuitable; uncomfortable; disaccommodating; awkward; annoying; unseasonable; inopportune; incommodious; disadvantageous; troublesome; cumbersome; embarrassing; objectionable.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: not suited to your comfort, purpose or needs; "it is
             inconvenient not to have a telephone in the kitchen";
             "the back hall is an inconvenient place for the
             telephone" [ant: convenient]
      2: not conveniently timed; "an early departure is inconvenient
         for us"