when opportunity knocks

Definition of when opportunity knocks

  1. :  when a person gets the chance to do something he or she wants to do You need to be ready when opportunity knocks.

Word by Word Definitions

opportunityplay
  1. :  a favorable juncture of circumstances

    :  a good chance for advancement or progress

knockplay knocks
  1. :  to strike something with a sharp blow

    :  to collide with something

    :  bustle

  1. :  a sharp blow :  rap, hit

    :  a severe misfortune or hardship

    :  setback, reversal


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