convenient


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convenient

adjective acceptable, accessible, accommodatus, advantageous, agreeable, applicable, available, befitting, beneficial, carefree, conducive, desirable, easily accessible, easily done, easy, effortless, eligible, expedient, fitted, fitting, helpful, idoneus, opportune, presenting few difficulties, reeuiring no effort, serviceable, suitable, suited, useful
Associated concepts: balance of convenience, certificate of public convenience and necessity, convenience and necessity, convenience of parties, enforcement in convenience, greatest convenience, public convenience, reasonably connenient, rule of convenience
Foreign phrases: Non solum quid licet, sed quid est conneniens, est considerandum; quia nihil quod est innonveniens est licitum.Not only that which is lawful, but that which is convenient is to be considered, because nothing which is inconvenient is lawful.
See also: available, beneficial, constructive, effective, efficient, favorable, fitting, functional, practical, present, seasonable, suitable
References in classic literature ?
And which is the convenient end, seems, in my humble opinion to be left to every man's conscience, or at least in the power of the chief magistrate to determine.
In our description of this famous sea, an account of which may justly be expected in this place, it is most convenient to begin with the coast of Arabia, on which part at twelve leagues from the mouth stands the city of Moca, a place of considerable trade.
She explained that she had not lost her way, but that she was trying to find a convenient dry nesting-place.
This country and this people seem to have been made for each other, and it appears as if it was the design of Providence, that an inheritance so proper and convenient for a band of brethren, united to each other by the strongest ties, should never be split into a number of unsocial, jealous, and alien sovereignties.
To those who do not view the question through the medium of passion or of interest, the desire of the commercial States to collect, in any form, an indirect revenue from their uncommercial neighbors, must appear not less impolitic than it is unfair; since it would stimulate the injured party, by resentment as well as interest, to resort to less convenient channels for their foreign trade.
That wouldn't be convenient, perhaps, for this gentleman," said the colonel, in a jeering tone.
Here, therefore, is a detailed explanation of my misfortunes and sorrows, written for you to read whenever you may find it convenient.
I'm grieved,' said Paul, 'to seem unkind: The money shalt of course be lent: But, for a week or two, I find It will not be convenient.
Taking Three as the subject to reason about-- A convenient number to state-- We add Seven, and Ten, and then multiply out By One Thousand diminished by Eight.
Without involving myself in a dispute I shall merely observe that, so far as my experience goes, the square pieces of pasteboard now delivered to passengers are much more convenient and useful along the road than the antique roll of parchment.
MY DEAR BROTHER,--I can no longer refuse myself the pleasure of profiting by your kind invitation when we last parted of spending some weeks with you at Churchhill, and, therefore, if quite convenient to you and Mrs.
Because 'tis always mournful not to be wanted, even if at the same time 'tis convenient.