One of the most inclement winters in the Gulf of Mexico had passed in the comfortless manner described in the last chapter.
As for John Hatteras, he did not seem to mind the inclement cold.
The delicate forms were here protected from inclement weather, and the work was seen in pleasant, subdued, reflected light.
Birds not of a feather flock together at this inclement season.
Naked and bleak is the face of nature at this inclement season; but what of that?
It was my inclement destiny to become acquainted, not with Damien, but with Dr. Hyde.
The romance of being out in the wilds was terribly chilled by an inclement sky.
Despite the inclement weather he walked from eight to ten hours every day.
This is essential, as it invites exercise, which is much needed during close confinement in inclement weather.
He was told that the weather was inclement and that traveling would be disagreeable.
severe, unrelenting; cruel
Latin in- + clementem 'mild'
1660s, from French inclément and directly from Latin inclementem (nominative inclemens) "harsh, unmerciful," from in- "not, opposite of, without" (see in- (1)) + clementem "mild, placid." "Limitation to weather is curious" [Weekley].