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in·ex·pe·di·ent

 (ĭn′ĭk-spē′dē-ənt)
adj.
Not expedient; inadvisable: an inexpedient tactic.

in′ex·pe′di·ence, in′ex·pe′di·en·cy n.
in′ex·pe′di·ent·ly adv.

inexpedient

(ˌɪnɪkˈspiːdɪənt)
adj
not suitable, advisable, or judicious
ˌinexˈpedience, ˌinexˈpediency n
ˌinexˈpediently adv

in•ex•pe•di•ent

(ˌɪn ɪkˈspi di ənt)

adj.
not expedient; not suitable, judicious, or advisable.
[1600–10]
in`ex•pe′di•ence, in`ex•pe′di•en•cy, n.
in`ex•pe′di•ent•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inexpedient - not suitable or advisable; "an inexpedient tactic"
disadvantageous - constituting a disadvantage
impolitic - not politic; "an impolitic approach to a sensitive issue"
expedient - serving to promote your interest; "was merciful only when mercy was expedient"
2.inexpedient - not appropriate to the purposeinexpedient - not appropriate to the purpose  
impolitic - not politic; "an impolitic approach to a sensitive issue"
Translations

inexpedient

[ˌɪnɪksˈpiːdɪənt] ADJinoportuno, inconveniente, imprudente

inexpedient

adj plan, measures, action, decisionungeeignet, unzweckmäßig; policyunratsam, unklug; it would be inexpedient to do thates wäre unklug, das zu tun
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Analyzing another group's way of doing things is often an easier way to identify inexpediencies in the process, but it is also as an eye-opener as to how busy your colleagues really are," says Weirsoe.