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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Presenting favorable circumstances.

Usage examples (37)
  • Our vacation did not get off to a propitious start.
  • propitious omens
  • The fates were again propitious for a brief period; but again a trivial incident interfered.
  • Fabulous diction, excellent vocabulary, I'm inspired to add "propitious" and "persiflage" into my daily rhetoric. for more
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