convenient

[kuhn-veen-yuhnt]
adjective
1.
suitable or agreeable to the needs or purpose; well-suited with respect to facility or ease in use; favorable, easy, or comfortable for use.
2.
at hand; easily accessible: Their house is convenient to all transportation.
3.
Obsolete. fitting; suitable.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English < Latin convenient- (stem of conveniēns), present participle of convenīre to be suitable, come together. See convene, -ent

conveniently, adverb
quasi-convenient, adjective
quasi-conveniently, adverb
superconvenient, adjective
ultraconvenient, adjective
ultraconveniently, adverb


1. adapted, serviceable, useful, helpful, advantageous. 2. handy.
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convenient (kənˈviːnɪənt)
 
adj
1.  suitable for one's purpose or needs; opportune
2.  easy to use
3.  close by or easily accessible; handy
 
[C14: from Latin conveniēns appropriate, fitting, from convenīre to come together, be in accord with, from venīre to come]
 
con'veniently
 
adv

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convenient
late 14c., from L. convenientem (nom. conveniens), prp. of convenire (see convene).
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Example sentences
He is not an artist for whom the portrait is simply a convenient armature for
  adventures in pure painting.
It's really convenient, but sometimes the definitions can be strange.
It's really convenient but sometimes the definitions can be strange.
The fault of the macroeconomics profession was not so much rational
  expectations, which is a convenient and useful device.
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