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EXPEDIENCY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does expediency mean? 

EXPEDIENCY (noun)
  The noun EXPEDIENCY has 1 sense:

1. the quality of being suited to the end in view

  Familiarity information: EXPEDIENCY used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


EXPEDIENCY (noun)


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Meaning:

The quality of being suited to the end in view

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

expedience; expediency

Hypernyms ("expediency" is a kind of...):

advantage; vantage (the quality of having a superior or more favorable position)

Antonym:

inexpediency (the quality of being unsuited to the end in view)


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