fortuitous

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fōrtuītus.

Adjective[edit]

fortuitous (comparative more fortuitous, superlative most fortuitous)

  1. Happening by chance; coincidental or accidental.
  2. Happening by a lucky chance; lucky or fortunate.
  3. (law) Happening independently of human will.

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