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fortuitous

Pronunciation: /fɔːrˈtuːɪtəs; fɔːˈtjuːɪtəs/

Translation of fortuitous in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [occurrence/encounter] fortuito, casual
    Example sentences
    • On a similar theme, red is a lucky or fortuitous colour so wedding banquets in Japan tend to have red food included.
    • Violence itself becomes a means of reassurance, a fortuitous opportunity through which the strength of re-enforced steel is tested.
    • In our analysis, we took advantage of these fortuitous differences by incorporating weather as a categorical factor.

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