Meaning of inconsequent


Pronunciation: (in-kon'si-kwent", -kwunt), [key]
— adj.
  1. characterized by lack of proper sequence in thought, speech, or action.
  2. characterized by lack of logical sequence; illogical; inconsecutive: inconsequent reasoning.
  3. irrelevant: an inconsequent remark.
  4. not following from the premises: an inconsequent deduction.
  5. not in keeping with the general character or design; inconsistent: inconsequent ornamentation.
  6. without worth or consequence; trivial: a frivolous, inconsequent young man.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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