Propitious in a Sentence

Definition of Propitious

full of promise; favorable

Use Propitious in a sentence

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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