opportune

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French opportun, from Latin opportunus, from the phrase: ob portum veniens ("coming towards a port").

Adjective[edit]

opportune (comparative more opportune, superlative most opportune)

  1. Suitable for some particular purpose.
    This would be an opportune spot for a picnic
  2. At a convenient or advantageous time.
    The opportune arrival of the bus cut short the boring conversation

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Danish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

opportune

  1. definite of opportun
  2. plural form of opportun

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

opportune f

  1. feminine form of opportun

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

opportune

  1. feminine plural of opportuno

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

opportūne

  1. vocative masculine singular of opportūnus