fortuit

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French fortuit, from Latin fortuitus.

Adjective[edit]

fortuit (comparative more fortuit, superlative most fortuit)

  1. (obsolete) Fortuitous.
    • 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, II.3.5:
      And so for false fears and all other fortuit inconveniences, mischances, calamities, to resist and prepare ourselves, not to faint is best […].

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fortuit m (feminine fortuite, masculine plural fortuits, feminine plural fortuites)

  1. fortuitous (happening by chance, by fortune)

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