Definition of opportune adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    opportune

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌɑpərˈtun//
     
    (formal)
     
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  1. 1 (of a time) suitable for doing a particular thing, so that it is likely to be successful synonym favorable The offer could not have come at a more opportune moment. Mr. O'Conner decided the time was opportune for talking business.
  2. 2(of an action or event) done or happening at the right time to be successful an opportune remark opposite inopportune
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