archaic Make use of an opportunity to do something: I shall here take occasion to propose a second observation
More example sentences
- I took occasion from thence to speak strongly to her, concerning the hand of God, and his design in all afflictions.
- For I am possessed of a cat, surpassing in beauty, from whom I take occasion to bless Almighty God.
- But sin, taking occasion by the Commandment, wrought in me all manner of concupiscence.
Definition of take occasion in:
- The US English dictionary