What does convenience mean?

Definitions for convenience
kənˈvin yənscon·ve·nience

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conveniencenoun

    the state of being suitable or opportune

    "chairs arranged for his own convenience"

  2. conveniencenoun

    the quality of being useful and convenient

    "they offered the convenience of an installment plan"

  3. public toilet, comfort station, public convenience, convenience, public lavatory, restroom, toilet facility, wash roomnoun

    a toilet that is available to the public

  4. appliance, contraption, contrivance, convenience, gadget, gizmo, gismo, widgetnoun

    a device or control that is very useful for a particular job


  1. conveniencenoun

    the quality of being suitable, useful or convenient

  2. conveniencenoun

    anything that makes for an easier life

    Fast food is popular because of its cost and convenience.

  3. conveniencenoun

    a convenient time, especially in the phrase at one's convenience

  4. conveniencenoun

    a public toilet

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conveniencenoun

    alt. of Conveniency


  1. Convenience

    Convenient procedures, products and services are those intended to increase ease in accessibility, save resources and decrease frustration. Convenience is a relative concept, and depends on context. For example, automobiles were once considered a convenience, yet today are regarded as a normal part of life. Service conveniences are those that save shoppers time or effort, and includes variables such as credit availability and extended store hours. Service convenience pertains to the facilitation of selling both goods and services, and combinations of the two. Convenience goods are widely distributed products that "require minimal time and physical and mental effort to purchase."

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of convenience in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of convenience in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of convenience in a Sentence

  1. Nadine Gordimer:

    Perhaps the best definition of progress would be the continuing efforts of men and women to narrow the gap between the convenience of the powers that be and the unwritten charter.

  2. Linda Rosenberg:

    The best place to get their physical health care is the place where they are getting psychiatric care, they want the same things we do — they want convenience.

  3. Chief Marketing Officer Julie Atkinson:

    We are sensing a really huge customer need for speed, for convenience, we're hopeful that this concept really raises the bar on customer convenience.

  4. Rob Atkinson:

    The Warren campaigns call to breakup big tech companies reflects a big is bad, small is beautiful ideology run amok, the proposal ignores the fact that many of the services big tech companies now provide free used to cost consumers money. Breaking up large Internet companies just because they are large wont help consumers. It will hurt them by reducing convenience, reducing quality of service and innovation, and in some cases leading to the introduction of priced services.

  5. Jonathan Nez:

    Most of our food and supplies come from the 13 shopping centers, convenience stores and gas stations throughout the Navajo.

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    declare untrue; contradict
    • A. observe
    • B. deny
    • C. refine
    • D. jeopardize

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