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Synonym of Occasion

Occasion Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
occasion
Synonyms and related words:
a leg up, advantage, adventure, affair, antecedent, antecedents, author, bare necessities, base, basis, bear, beget, break, breed, bring about, bring forth, bring on, bring to effect, bring to pass, call, call for, call forth, call up, causation, cause, cause and effect, celebration, ceremony, chance, circumstance, clear stage, commemoration, conceive, condition, conjuncture, contingency, create, demand, demand for, desideration, desideratum, determinant, determinative, do, effect, effectuate, element, elicit, engender, episode, essential, essentials, establish, etiology, event, eventuality, evoke, excuse, experience, fact, factor, fair field, fair game, father, found, foundation, function, gala, generate, gestate, give birth to, give occasion to, give origin to, give rise to, go, ground, grounds, hap, happening, happenstance, impel, impulse, inaugurate, incident, incitement, indispensable, induce, inducement, institute, juncture, justification, liberty, look-in, make, make for, matter of fact, milestone, moment, must, must item, necessaries, necessities, necessity, need, need for, obligation, observance, occasionally, occurrence, on occasion, opening, opportunism, opportunity, originate, particular, party, phenomenon, place, prerequirement, prerequisite, principle, produce, prompt, prompting, provocation, provoke, reality, realize, reason, requirement, requisite, requisition, right, room, scope, set afloat, set on foot, set up, shot, show, sire, squeak, stepping-stone, stimulus, the necessary, the needful, thing, time, turn of events, want, warrant, work, work up
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
occasion

Noun
1. an event that occurs at a critical time; "at such junctures he always had an impulse to leave"; "it was needed only on special occasions"
(synonym) juncture
(hypernym) happening, occurrence, natural event
(hyponym) pass, head, straits
2. a vaguely specified social event; "the party was quite an affair"; "an occasion arranged to honor the president"; "a seemingly endless round of social functions"
(synonym) affair, social occasion, function, social function
(hypernym) social event
(hyponym) party
3. reason; "there was no occasion for complaint"
(hypernym) reason, ground
4. the time of a particular event; "on the occasion of his 60th birthday"
(hypernym) time
(hyponym) meal
5. an opportunity to do something; "there was never an occasion for her to demonstrate her skill"
(hypernym) opportunity, chance
(hyponym) sale, cut-rate sale, sales event

Verb
1. give occasion to
(hypernym) cause, do, make
(hyponym) inspire

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