How to use "expedient" in sentences with meaning in English and Hindi

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Example sentences for "expedient" in popular movie and book plots

  • Clark would later learn that Lex was talking about pragmatism, about what's expedient instead of what's true.  - Superman: Grounded
  • Ultimately a wary truce is brokered between the two sides and Koshay, finding himself a marked man, finds it expedient to flee Vishnu.  - The Animal-Cracker Plot
  • Hua Wuque is righteous but naive, while Xiaoyu'er is expedient and cunning.  - Juedai Shuangjiao
  • Ensign Siegel defuses the situation by the simple expedient of letting the men have their weekly beer ration whenever they want.  - Don't Go Near the Water (novel)
  • Holmes knows that this is not true, but it is expedient to use the press to convince the culprit that this is what the investigators believe.  - The Adventure of the Six Napoleons
  • Sometimes, however, Judge Dee finds it expedient to go out incognito and carry out an investigation in disguise.  - Celebrated Cases of Judge Dee

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