In·ex·pe·di·ence 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.
It is not the rigor but the inexpediency of laws and acts of authority which makes them tyrannical. --Paley.
n : the quality of being unsuited to the end in view [syn: inexpedience]
[ant: expedience, expedience]