"opportunism" Definition

  1. n. The art or practice of taking advantage of opportunities or circumstances, or of seeking immediate advantage with little regard for ultimate consequences.

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Position in dictionary: 68214 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "opportunism": 1
Words that end with "opportunism": 1
Words that contain "opportunism": 1
Next words in dictionary: opportunist, opportunities, opportunity, opposability, opposable, opposal, oppose, opposed, opposeless, opposer
Previous words in dictionary: opportune, opponent, opponency, oppone, oppletion, oppleted, opplete, oppilative, oppilation, oppilating

English Dictionary Definition of opportunism

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