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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Taking advantage of chances without regard for the consequences for others.

Usage examples (36)
  • The term opportunism doesn't begin to do justice to the parade of motor mouths who often argue two sides of any and all issues.
  • But the stance is grounded in opportunism, not principle.
  • Such squalid opportunism is an insult, a disgusting farce.
  • Born in opportunism he was not long wearing his new clothes. for more
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