Expediency - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪkˈspiːdiənsi|  American pronunciation of the word expediency
Brit.  |ɪkˈspiːdɪənsi|  British pronunciation of the word expediency

noun

- the quality of being suited to the end in view (syn: expedience)

Examples

...the expediency of such a plan is questionable...

His views were not bounded by any narrow ideas of expediency.

Word forms

noun
singular: expediency
plural: expediencies
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