Expedience - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪkˈspiːdiəns|  American pronunciation of the word expedience
Brit.  |ɪkˈspiːdiəns|  British pronunciation of the word expedience

noun

- the quality of being suited to the end in view (syn: expediency)
- taking advantage of opportunities without regard for the consequences for others (syn: opportunism, self-interest, self-seeking)

Examples

...the proven expedience of the carrot over the stick in getting the most out of people...

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