convenient

If something is convenient, it adds to your comfort, causes little trouble, or is easy to use, do, or reach. If you live close to your job, that's convenient––it's very easy to get there and get home.

This adjective descends from Middle English, from Latin conveniēns, from convenīre "to be suitable, fit." The basic meaning of Latin convenīre is "to agree, meet, come together," and this is the source of English convene. The opposite of convenient is inconvenient, meaning making trouble or annoyance for you. The corresponding nouns are convenience and inconvenience.

Definitions of convenient
  1. adjective
    suited to your comfort or purpose or needs
    “a convenient excuse for not going”
    Synonyms:
    accessible
    capable of being reached
    handy
    easy to use
    favorable, favourable
    occurring at a convenient or suitable time
    expedient
    serving to promote your interest
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    Antonyms:
    inconvenient
    not suited to your comfort, purpose or needs
    awkward
    causing inconvenience
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  2. adjective
    large and roomy (`convenient' is archaic in this sense)
    synonyms: commodious
    roomy, spacious
    (of buildings and rooms) having ample space
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    Antonyms:
    incommodious
    uncomfortably or inconveniently small
    cramped
    constricted in size
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