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inconvenience

in kuhn veen yuhns

  • n  an inconvenient discomfort
  • n  a difficulty that causes anxiety
  • n  the quality of not being useful or convenient
  • v  to cause inconvenience or discomfort to

  • Some warned of baby farms and assembly lines of fetuses grown in test tubes, of rich women renting poor women's wombs to avoid the inconvenience of pregnancy.
  • Despite the inconvenience, Washingtonians seemed almost solidly against Employer Wolfson and in favor of his employees, striking for a 25-an-hour pay hike and other benefits.
  • Consumers are tired of wading through eight messages to hear the one they need (an inconvenience the iPhone is said to solve).
News & Articles

  • Moving light-rail stop at Anschutz campus may have benefits
    Moving a planned light-rail station in the heart of the Anschutz Medical Campus a half-mile north might be an inconvenience to commuters, but it could be a boon financially to the city of Aurora, city officials say.
    June 15, 2013 - Denver Post
  • I-5 bridge collapse
    Be proactive, not reactive While it is clear that the U.S. government is cutting back its expenditures, is it wise to cut funds to our main means of transportation? This bridge collapse was a major inconvenience for people moving along the West Coast, but it was not nearly as bad as it could have be
    June 15, 2013 - Seattle Times
  • Single tree traps Tucker neighborhood without power
    It was only a single tree, but it caused a lot of damage and inconvenience to the Classic Village neighborhood in Tucker.
    June 14, 2013 - WXIA-TV Atlanta
Quotes

  • Gerard Arpey in Leading The Charge
    In a statement issued by the airline, Chief Executive Gerard Arpey said, "We regret and apologize that we are once again causing inconvenience to our customers."
  • Daniel Craig in www.thisissurreytoday.co.uk
    Daniel, who was recently pictured sporting an arm sling, told Elle magazine: "It's a stupid inconvenience because we had to stop filming. But they gave me an excellent plastic surgeon."
  • Samuel Alito in Chicago Tribune
    Simon & Garfunkel regret any inconvenience this has caused their fans and are looking forward to rescheduling the dates when I do feel bad about disrupting so many people's plans but, as I continue to mend, I can't yet bring my 'A game' to a tour,... Art Garfunkel http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_Garfunkel&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNH4wXza413hUXR9Gv8Zjt6VTWpL8Q UPI.com http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.upi.com/Entertainment_News/Music/2010/06/18/Simon-Garfunkel-postpone-US-concerts/UPI-51851276876150/&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEUuYDAyTT3fLYJITE7NfqCUuPcMQ Jun 18, 2010 50752 68394 inconvenient In his dissent, Justice Samuel Alito said, Brushing aside inconvenient precedent, the (majority) arms public educational institutions with a handy weapon for suppressing the speech of unpopular groups - groups to which, as Hastings candidly puts...

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