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occasion

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1 a particular point at which an event takes place
  • On that occasion, I met your father.
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2 a favorable combination of circumstances, time, and place
  • The substitute violinist rose to the occasion and performed the piece beautifully.
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3 someone or something responsible for a result
  • The missing money proved to be the occasion of much strife between the two brothers.
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4 something that happens
  • Weddings are generally happy occasions.
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occasion

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to be the cause of (a situation, action, or state of mind)
  • The announcement concerning the change in scheduling occasioned much confusion.
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bring forth, give rise to

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