convenience convenience  /kən ˈvin jəns/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the state of being suitable or opportune
  2. (n) the quality of being useful and convenient
  3. (n) a toilet that is available to the public
  4. (n) a device or control that is very useful for a particular job

Usage(s):

  1. In the past three decades, the number of convenience stores in Japan has exploded.
  2. The nicest convenience is the, uh, extra-remote remote control.
  3. A ludicrous combination of gossip, political intrigue and extreme weather reports, it's still put together mostly by the guy who started out as a convenience-store clerk.

News

  1. Armed man robs convenience store

    Madison police are looking for an armed robber after an east side convenience store was held up Tuesday. Police were called to the PDQ Food Store at 4402 E. Buckeye Rd. at 11:58 p.m. for a report of a robbery. The robber displayed an older-model revolver-style handgun and demanded money from the clerk, according to police. The man fled the store with an undisclosed amount of money. The robber is ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WISC-TV Madison

  2. Convenience store robbed at gunpoint on Far East Side

    A convenience store on Madison's Far East Side was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday night.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Wisconsin State Journal

  3. New IRI Report Examines the Convenience Store Channel

    The convenience store channel has long been a destination for immediate consumption purchases. However, the channel is undergoing a bit of a metamorphosis these days. Competition is heating up as convenience stores are pitted against other channels, particularly dollar and drug channels, for share of spending.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. He said, "The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moment of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Martin Luther King Source: Abilene Reporter-News

  2. "It was a slow pace for him," Desormeaux said. "I thought the perfect scenario for me was to get outside and engage Da' Tara at my convenience. When I got outside, going into the first turn, I said, 'This is it. The race is over. I got it.'"
    on Jun 8, 2008 By: Kent Desormeaux Source: Hartford Courant

  3. "Americans do not respect believers of convenience," Romney said. "Americans tire of those who would jettison their beliefs, even to gain the world."
    on Dec 6, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Washington Post

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