1. Fit or adapted; suitable; proper; becoming; appropriate. [Archaic]
Feed me with food convenient for me. --Prov. xxx. 8.
Neither filthiness, nor foolish talking, nor jesting, which are not convenient. --Eph. v. 4.
2. Affording accommodation or advantage; well adapted to use; handly; as, a convenient house; convenient implements or tools.
3. Seasonable; timely; opportune; as, a convenient occasion; a convenient season.
4. Near at hand; easy of access. [Colloq.]
Hereties used to be brought thither, convenient for burning. --Thackeray.
Syn: -- Fit; suitable; proper; adapted; fitted; suited; handly; commodious.
adj 1: suited to your comfort or purpose or needs; "a convenient
excuse for not going" [ant: inconvenient]
2: easy to reach; "found a handy spot for the can opener" [syn:
handy, ready to hand(p)]
3: large and roomy (`convenient' is archaic in this sense); "a
commodious harbor"; "a commodious building suitable for
conventions" [syn: commodious] [ant: incommodious]