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adjective convenient pronunciation in British English /kənˈviːniənt/
  1. 1
    easy to do, or not causing problems or difficulties
    If it’s convenient, call me tomorrow before noon.
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    1. a.
      easy to use or suitable for a particular purpose
      Travelling by underground is fast, convenient, and cheap.
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    2. 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.
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