Definition of expedients

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • expedients is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 20
  • expedients is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 20
  • expedients is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 22

Definition of expedients


  • a means to an end; not necessarily a principled or ethical one (noun)
  • appropriate to a purpose; practical (adjective)

    Examples

    1. in the circumstances it was expedient to express loyalty
  • serving to promote your interest (adjective)

    Examples

    1. was merciful only when mercy was expedient

See definition of expedients in Merriam Webster

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