What does "sorry for the inconvenience" mean?

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The meaning of 'I'm sorry for the inconvenience' is that you apologize for bothering the person. This is often said when you interrupt someone to have them do something for you. You should also say this if you have someone do something they would rather not do, or at the last minute.
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'Sorry for the inconvenience' is a very commonly used expression meaning that they are apologizing for any annoyances that you may have faced because of whatever has happened.
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Ask.com Answer for: meaning of inconvenience
in·con·ven·ience
[in-kuhn-veen-yuhns]
NOUN
1.
the quality or state of being inconvenient.
2.
an inconvenient circumstance or thing; something that causes discomfort, trouble, etc.
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT) [IN·CON·VEN·IENCED, IN·CON·VEN·IENC·ING.]
3.
to put to inconvenience or trouble; incommode: He inconvenienced everyone by his constant telephoning.
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