Definitions for "Expedient"
Hastening or forward; hence, tending to further or promote a proposed object; fit or proper under the circumstances; conducive to self-interest; desirable; advisable; advantageous; -- sometimes contradistinguished from right or principled.
That which serves to promote or advance; suitable means to accomplish an end.
serving to promote your interest; "was merciful only when mercy was expedient"
Means devised in an exigency; shift.
a means to an end; not necessarily a principled or ethical one
Quick; expeditious.
quick construction method appropriate for building temporary structures Fahrenheit
an improvised method using materials on hand