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adjective convenient pronunciation in British English /kənˈviːniənt/
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  1. 1
    easy to do, or not causing problems or difficulties

    If it’s convenient, call me tomorrow before noon.

    1. b.
      a convenient place is one that is near the place where you are and is easy to get to

      The most convenient parking is off Church Street.

  2. 2
    something that is convenient gives someone an advantage or opportunity, often in a way that is slightly dishonest

    a convenient excuse

    How very convenient that you were sick on the day all the work had to be done.



used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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