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fortuitousadjective

uk   /fɔːˈtʃuː.ɪ.təs/ us   /fɔːrˈtuː.ə.t̬əs/ formal
(Definition of fortuitous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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fortuitousadjective

us   /fɔrˈtu·ɪ·t̬əs/
(esp. of something to your advantage) happening by chance: We made a fortuitous escape. The discovery of the files was fortuitous.
fortuitously
adverb us   /fɔrˈtu·ɪ·t̬əs·li/
They had fortuitously been out of the house when the fire started.
(Definition of fortuitous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fortuitous”
in Chinese (Simplified) (有利的事)偶然发生的,碰巧的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (有利的事)偶然發生的,碰巧的…
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