Origin of convenient
Examples from the Web for convenient
Texas is a convenient base for any Christian obsessed with Israel.The Strange Case of the Christian Zionist Terrorist|Creede Newton|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We agreed on the Sheppard Centre shopping mall in north Toronto because it was convenient.Canada’s Subversive Sock Puppet: Ed the Sock Isn’t Afraid to Say Anything|Soraya Roberts|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Frank no longer has his convenient foil from The Lay of the Land, his Tibetan associate Mike Mahoney.Richard Ford’s Artful Survivalist Guide: The Return of Frank Bascombe|Tom LeClair|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Brown has no interest in insularity or convenient resolutions.
And, as in countless other countries (Uganda, Kyrgyzstan, Nigeria), LGBT people are a convenient scapegoat.
If you do get hungry for a second meal, eat at the most convenient time; but do not eat until you have a really earned hunger.The Science of Being Well|Wallace Delois Wattles
Mrs Gerrarde had a convenient trunk bought at Rochester for the purpose, and assisted herself in laying them up safely.Memoirs of Miss Sidney Biddulph|Frances Sheridan
This would be to degrade Him into the head of a rival sect, which it is convenient for state purposes to make supreme.The Gospel of St. John|Frederick Denison Maurice
He remained at Caubul with no hope of bringing matters to a favourable issue; but because it was convenient to remain.History of the War in Afghanistan, Vol. I (of 3)|Sir John William Kaye
As soon after daybreak as possible, monsieur, if that is convenient.In the Day of Adversity|John Bloundelle-Burton
British Dictionary definitions for convenient
Word Origin for convenient
Word Origin and History for convenient
late 14c., from Latin convenientem (nominative conveniens), present participle of convenire (see convene).