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n. - A person who places expediency above principle adj. - Taking immediate advantage, often unethically, of any circumstance of possible benefit.

Usage examples (37)
  • He was known to be an opportunist, so people did not trust him at all.
  • Has here ever been a more blatant opportunist is U.S. politics?
  • Astrospace got his followers transferred to his new Astronautics account, and called the opportunist a "hacker"
  • And, if that happens, can he be confident of carrying the army and his rag-tag opportunist supporters with him? for more
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