conveniences


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Synonyms for conveniences

things that make you comfortable and at ease

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Here,' says the boatswain to him that was a-writing, 'is the gentlewoman that the captain spoke to you of'; and turning to me, he said, 'I have been so far from forgetting your business, that I have been up at the captain's house, and have represented faithfully to the captain what you said, relating to you being furnished with better conveniences for yourself and your husband; and the captain has sent this gentleman, who is made of the ship, down with me, on purpose to show you everything, and to accommodate you fully to your content, and bid me assure you that you shall not be treated like what you were at first expected to be, but with the same respect as other passengers are treated.
Each State, yielding to the persuasive voice of immediate interest or convenience, has successively withdrawn its support, till the frail and tottering edifice seems ready to fall upon our heads, and to crush us beneath its ruins.
O yes; if it is for your happiness and worldly convenience.
I should wish to leave at your earliest convenience, Sir Percival.
It is fortunate that your inclination and your father's convenience should accord so well.
Delvin still kept at "The Clink" for the convenience of visitors.
Mr Richard Swiveller's apartments were in the neighbourhood of Drury Lane, and in addition to this convenience of situation had the advantage of being over a tobacconist's shop, so that he was enabled to procure a refreshing sneeze at any time by merely stepping out upon the staircase, and was saved the trouble and expense of maintaining a snuff-box.
what's the use of talking -- who ever thinks of a butcher's convenience or a butcher's horse
Here they are, in regular order, for convenience of future reference:
The convenience as well as the beauty of the results commended themselves to all.
Let me hear what you think of this suggestion, at your earliest convenience.
Finding that none of my luggage was brought up, I instituted a search for the bell; and failing to discover any signs of such a convenience in any corner of the room, I took my candle and ventured through the long passage, and down the steep stairs, on a voyage of discovery.