Definition of 'convenience'
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They may well find that patients will take their chances for the sake of convenience. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A body representing local corner shops and convenience stores said that the government must act to help to secure the future of rural shops across Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The internet giants have introduced hundreds of millions to the ease and convenience of virtual shopping. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That was more important than his convenience or whether life was being fair to him or not. Christianity Today (2000)Many people like the convenience of receiving their bills online. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Trading standards officers warned that convenience stores may still be selling products which have been withdrawn. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The heart is not a public convenience. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Our future is in small convenience shops. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It warned some hospitals may be placing convenience ahead of patient safety. The Sun (2016)In the interests of public convenience we should flush them out. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Wet wipes may seem like a modern convenience but 30 metres underground they are anything but. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The whole service culture will change dramatically, from opening times to convenience and availability of services. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They would smoke cannabis and cigarettes and swig cider from a bottle, outside a convenience shop. The Sun (2015)Yes, convenience and online may be moving in the right direction but the rot is setting in. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It is expensive, but there is very little trickery with the pricing and the convenience and quality are genuine enough. Food Watch (1994)If you want to dance and drink, you can do that in the comfort and convenience of your own kitchen. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The project is seen as a way to improve the nutritional quality of convenience foods and would be a vital tool in tackling the obesity crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2008)People like the convenience of having their groceries delivered but also like the fact it comes by electric float and the milk and juice in recycled glass. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He added: 'All of them are switching their attention to the convenience sector. Times, Sunday Times (2009)For 30 years we have put convenience, cost and adaptability ahead of security. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Overall, a well-made combination of convenience and sound quality. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The poppies aren't there for our convenience because we like them: they are saying something important. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Venice, for better or worse, remains relatively untouched by modern convenience and has a pace of life all of her own. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One of Britain's biggest convenience store chains will open a round of initial public offerings this year after outlining plans to float next month. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'convenience'
British English: convenience NOUN
benefit If something is done for your convenience, it is done in a way that is useful or suitable for you.
He was happy to make a detour for her convenience.
British English: convenience NOUN
help If you describe something as a convenience, you mean that it is very useful.
Mail order is a convenience for buyers who are too busy to shop.
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