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expediency

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  1. suitability for bringing about a desired result under the circumstances the expediency of such a plan is questionable Synonyms of expediency advisability, advisableness, desirability, desirableness, expedience, judiciousness, prudence, wisdom Words Related to expediency advantageousness, beneficialness, profitability; feasibility, practicality, usefulness; opportuneness, seasonableness, timeliness Near Antonyms of expediency impracticality, infeasibility; inopportuneness, unseasonableness, untimeliness Antonyms of expediency imprudence, inadvisability, inexpedience, inexpediency, injudiciousness, unwisdom


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