To see all instances of the word
used in
please enable javascript.

Used in
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • —Our mutual friend's stories are like himself, Mr Bloom apropos of knives remarked to his confidante sotto voce.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And apropos of coffin of stones the analogy was not at all bad as it was in fact a stoning to death on the part of seventytwo out of eighty odd constituencies that ratted at the time of the split and chiefly the belauded peasant class, probably the selfsame evicted tenants he had put in their holdings.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Also, without being actually positive, it struck him a great field was to be opened up in the line of opening up new routes to keep pace with the times apropos of the Fishguard-Rosslare route which, it was mooted, was once more on the tapis in the circumlocution departments with the usual quantity of red tape and dillydallying of effete fogeydom and dunderheads generally.  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: unusual attire, but apropos
as in: Apropos, did you hear from John?
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.