- suitable or agreeable to the needs or purpose; well-suited with respect to facility or ease in use; favorable, easy, or comfortable for use.
- at hand; easily accessible: Their house is convenient to all transportation.
- Obsolete. fitting; suitable.
Origin of convenient
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Related Words for convenientlycleverly, easily, smoothly, conveniently, regularly, handily, freely, well, calmly, quickly, comfortably, simply, surely, readily, effortlessly, efficiently, successfully, intelligently, competently, evenly
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Contemporary Examples of conveniently
It also conveniently caters to the interests of Big Energy, some of the biggest campaign donors to both parties.The Pipeline From Hell: There’s No Good Reason to Build Keystone XL
November 15, 2014
Plus Scotland is conveniently located for aging journos like myself.Up to a Point: A Free Scotland Would Be a Hilarious Disaster
P. J. O’Rourke
September 13, 2014
Conveniently, all foreigners were required to stay in the hotel during their visit.The KGB Welcomes You to Estonia’s Hotel Viru. Please Mind the Hidden Bugs
July 31, 2014
Three piled back into a car, drove away, and were promptly pulled over and arrested by conveniently located police officers.Invasion of the Celebrity Body Snatchers, From Charlie Chaplin to Casey Kasem
July 19, 2014
We have conveniently forgotten the throngs of Iranians who poured into the streets in sympathy with America after 9/11.Here’s What the U.S. Has to Do to Deal With the Mad Middle East
Leslie H. Gelb
July 16, 2014
Historical Examples of conveniently
A boarding-house to which one could conveniently apply the word 'home!'Ester Ried Yet Speaking
She had put it conveniently in her pocket, so that she could place her hand on it at once.Rico and Wiseli
The atmosphere may be conveniently considered as divided into 2.Modern Painters Volume I (of V)
The bottom of hawthorn hedges may be conveniently thickened, by putting in some plants of common sweet briar, or barberry.
A mixture of sulphur and lime, made so as to be conveniently applied, has been found to be highly destructive of them in general.
- suitable for one's purpose or needs; opportune
- easy to use
- close by or easily accessible; handy
Word Origin for convenient
late 14c., from Latin convenientem (nominative conveniens), present participle of convenire (see convene).