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English noun: convenience

1. convenience (state) the state of being suitable or opportune


SamplesChairs arranged for his own convenience.


Broader (hypernym)comfort, comfortableness

2. convenience (attribute) the quality of being useful and convenient


SamplesThey offered the convenience of an installment plan.


Broader (hypernym)suitability, suitableness


Narrower (hyponym)accessibility, availability, availableness, handiness, opportuneness, patness, timeliness


Attributeconvenient, inconvenient


Antonymsinconvenience

3. convenience (artifact) a toilet that is available to the public


Synonymscomfort station, public convenience, public lavatory, public toilet, restroom, toilet facility, wash room


Broader (hypernym)bathroom, can, facility, john, lav, lavatory, privy, toilet


Narrower (hyponym)ladies' room, latrine, men's, men's room, powder room

4. convenience (artifact) a device or control that is very useful for a particular job


Synonymsappliance, contraption, contrivance, gadget, gismo, gizmo, widget


Broader (hypernym)device


Narrower (hyponym)gadgetry, gimbal, injector, mod con









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