Fortuitous - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fɔːrˈtuːɪtəs|  American pronunciation of the word fortuitous
Brit.  |fɔːˈtjuːɪtəs|  British pronunciation of the word fortuitous

adjective

- having no cause or apparent cause(syn: causeless, uncaused)

fortuitous encounters--strange accidents of fortune

- occurring by happy chance

profits were enhanced by a fortuitous drop in the cost of raw materials

Examples

His presence there was entirely fortuitous.

You could not have arrived at a more fortuitous time.

The meeting with Jack was fortuitous.

profits were enhanced by a fortuitous drop in the cost of raw materials

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