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convenience

con·ven·ience

convenience

 
pronunciation:
kn vin yns
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the quality of being suitable or handy for one's purpose or need.
This power saw's best feature is its convenience.
synonyms:
expedience, suitability, usefulness, utility
antonyms:
inconvenience
similar words:
appropriateness
definition 2: an improvement in comfort or personal advantage.
It is a convenience to me to live near where I work.
synonyms:
advantage, benefit, gain
similar words:
service
definition 3: something that adds to comfort or advantage.
Compared to washing clothes by hand, a washing machine is a convenience.
synonyms:
advantage, amenity
antonyms:
inconvenience
similar words:
appurtenance
definition 4: a suitable time or situation.
He decided to pay the bill at his convenience.
similar words:
leisure