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).

conveniently
late 14c., "harmoniously," from convenient. Meaning "in a way that avoids difficulty" is from c.1500.
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Example sentences
Conveniently, for such an indispensable ingredient, limes are available
  year-round.
It is true to size in the length and conveniently adjustable through the width
  of the foot and calf.
Only a few thousand people used it regularly, but their names were conveniently
  printed in a single directory.
Conveniently, they knew a real-estate developer who was willing to help them
  negotiate with the landlord to break their lease.
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