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opportune
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favorable circumstances for a particular purpose — especially the circumstance of good timing
  • She suspected that her uncle's scheme was disapproved by Mr. Casaubon, and this made it seem all the more opportune that a fresh understanding should be begun, so that instead of Will's starting penniless and accepting the first function that offered itself, he should find himself in possession of a rightful income which should be paid by her husband during his life, and, by an immediate alteration of the will, should be secured at his death.
    Book 4 — Three Love Problems (48% in)

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