Definition of inexpedient in English:


Line breaks: in|ex¦pedi|ent
Pronunciation: /ɪnɪkˈspiːdɪənt
, ɪnɛk-/




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  • I say that the inexpediency is a very specific matter which is to be judged according to the legislative policy.
  • They met to deliberate on the expediency or inexpediency of constituting a new Association.
  • It did not grow into a real, shooting war just because each side, in assessing the adversary's capability, came to the conclusion about the inexpediency of exchanging nuclear strikes even in the most critical situations possible.

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