inclement inclement  /ɪn ˈklɛ mənt/


  1. (adj) (of weather or climate) severe
  2. (adj) used of persons or behavior; showing no clemency or mercy


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  1. Once or twice a year, he will go to a shelter for homeless people, to get out of inclement weather or to have a doctor look at the sores on his feet.
  2. Equipped with an all-weather radar which enables the crew to avoid inclement weather.
  3. Rarely do November days in Chicago hit a sunny 72 degrees, but it's downright balmy at the moment in a city known for its inclement weather.


  1. Auto racing: Schumann beats rain, DeAngelis in Late Models feature

    WISCONSIN DELLS — After last week's rainout at Dells Raceway Park, another run of inclement weather on Saturday threatened to make it two weeks without racing.
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Reedsburg Times-Press

  2. Tonight's N.C. Symphony concert, fireworks canceled tonight

    The North Carolina Symphony Orchestra concert and fireworks scheduled tonight at Festival Park has been canceled due to the potential for inclement weather.
    on July 2, 2013     Source: The Fayetteville Observer

  3. Night Glow 5K lights up the streets in Jackson

    Inclement weather hung over much of the week and weekend, but a small window of rain-free conditions was enough for more than 1,500 runners to take to the streets of Jackson for the 14th-annual Night Glow 5K on June 28.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: The Suburbanite


  1. "People are coming to us with certain ways to dry asphalt faster and better," France said Friday. "That would be a welcomed technology advancement. So we'll always try to do that. ...... If inclement weather happens, it's out of our control....
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Brian France Source: The Canadian Press

  2. "Well, we're dealing with weather still," said Francona. "We know going into this weekend we're not done dealing with [inclement] weather. We're trying to give everybody as much as we can a day they're going to pitch. Julian is the one who...
    on Apr 12, 2007 By: Terry Francona Source:

  3. "The Philippines is responsible for the safety and well-being of the summit participants in the face of inclement weather," President Arroyo said in a statement, adding that the summit would be held here in January by ASEAN agreement. "I...
    on Dec 9, 2006 By: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Source: ABS CBN News

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