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Translation of "occasion" - English-Russian dictionary

occasion

noun     /əˈkeɪʒən/
TIME [C]
B2 a time when something happens случай a previous/separate occasion We met on several occasions to discuss the issue.Points in timePeriods of time - general words
EVENT [C]
B1 an important event or ceremony событие a special occasion She bought a new dress for the occasion.CeremoniesCelebrations, parties and special occasionsSpecific holidays and festivals
on occasion(s)
sometimes, but not often иногда, при случае I only drink alcohol on occasion.Rarely and infrequently
(Definition of occasion from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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