appositeness appositeness

Definition(s):

  • (n) appropriateness for the occasion

Usage(s):

  • Here is a translation from Boileau, the appositeness of which needs no comment: "Thus of Pyrrhus inquired his old tutor and friend: These elephants, soldiers, and ships, to what .
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pivotal pivotal
/ˈpɪ və təl /