AskDefine | Define inexpedient

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inexpedient adj
1 not suitable or advisable; "an inexpedient tactic" [ant: expedient]
2 not appropriate to the purpose [syn: unwise]

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  1. Not expedient; not tending to promote a purpose; not tending to the end desired; inadvisable; unfit; improper; unsuitable to time and place; as, what is expedient at one time may be inexpedient at another.


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