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propitious
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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Definition
favorable (circumstances suggesting good things to come)
  • Sir Henry had numerous papers to examine after breakfast, so that the time was propitious for my excursion.
    Chapter 7 — The Stapletons of Merripit House (12% in)
propitious = favorable
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