Propitious in a Sentence

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Definition of Propitious

full of promise; favorable

Use Propitious in a sentence

  1. The beautiful Hawaiian weather made it propitious for sun bathing yesterday.

  2. When the butterfly landed on her shoulder, Alicia took it as a propitious sign she would have a fantastic day.

  3. Because her boss was having a great week, Sharon believed it was a propitious time to inquire about a salary increase.

  4. After my parents turned their attention to my younger sister, I knew it was a propitious time for me to sneak out of the room.

  5. The wrestler waited for a propitious moment to attack his opponent.

  6. It is obvious from the dark clouds that it is not a propitious day for a beach party.

  7. With the violin music in the background and the rose petals on the floor, the environment was propitious for Tom’s wedding proposal.

  8. Since her father had just received a bonus at work, Helen felt it was a propitious moment for her to ask for a loan.

  9. With gas prices getting lower and lower, there has never been a more propitious time for a road trip.

  10. Because of the tax breaks offered by the state of Georgia, it is propitious the new vampire movie will be filmed in the Atlanta area.

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Propitious synonyms

favorable, promising, timely, fortunate, encouraging, opportune

Propitious antonyms

unfavorable, unpromising