opportun

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French opportun, from Latin opportūnus (advantageous, favourable, opportune, suitable).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /opertuːn/, [ob̥ɐˈtˢuːˀn] or IPA(key): /ɔpertuːn/, [ʌb̥ɐˈtˢuːˀn]

Adjective[edit]

opportun

  1. opportune, expedient

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of opportun
Positive Comparative Superlative
Common singular opportun 2
Neuter singular opportunt 2
Plural opportune 2
Definite attributive1 opportune
1) When an adjective is applied predicatively to something definite, the corresponding "indefinite" form is used.
2) The "indefinite" superlatives may not be used attributively.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

opportun (feminine singular opportune, masculine plural opportuns, feminine plural opportunes)

  1. opportune, timely
  2. expedient
  3. suitable

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