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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Timely convenience.

Usage examples (33)
  • Adjective : an opportune phrase for the occasion. ,an opportune warning
  • I am only speaking of the matter of opportuneness and expediency.
  • He threw himself back upon questioning the utility of the expedition — its opportuneness, etc.
  • It is by the favourableness or otherwise (of time and place) that the opportuneness of an act is determined. for more
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