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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·ve·nient /kənˈvinjənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·ven·ient a.
 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.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      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]