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take occasion

Definition of take occasion in English:

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.
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