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opportunismnoun [U]

uk   /ˌɒpəˈtjuːnɪzəm/  us   /ˌɒpərˈtuːnɪzəm/ disapproving
behaviour in which someone uses every ​situation to ​try to get ​power or an ​advantage: He ​accused his opponent of ​political opportunism. The ​acquisition of the ​strugglingpublisher is a classic ​piece of opportunism by the newspaper's ​chiefexecutive.
(Definition of opportunism from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “opportunism”
in Chinese (Simplified) 机会主义…
in Chinese (Traditional) 機會主義…
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