Translation of "occasion" - English-Russian dictionary

occasion

noun uk us /əˈkeɪʒən/
TIME [ C ]

B2 a time when something happens

случай
a previous/separate occasion
We met on several occasions to discuss the issue.
EVENT [ C ]

B1 an important event or ceremony

событие
a special occasion
She bought a new dress for the occasion.
on occasion(s)

sometimes, but not often

иногда, при случае
I only drink alcohol on occasion.

(Translation of “occasion” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)