What does occasion mean?

occasion in AZ Dictionary

(n) a conference or occurring; an incident.
(n) enough time at which a meeting occurs.
(n) a substantial occasion.
(v) to deliver event for; cause: "The year's annual reports celebration an especially revealing glimpse of exactly how corporations provide . . . decoration into stark amounts of the comptroller's workplaceā€¯ ( Mark Muro).
(v) To give celebration to; to cause; to create; to cause.
(i) on occasion From time to time; now and then.
(v) To give celebration to; to cause; to make; to induce; because, to event anxiety.
(v) give celebration to
resulting in incidentally or indirectly; result in or perhaps the means of bringing about or creating; produce.
to guide or cause by an occasion or possibility; impel or induce by circumstances; impel; lead.
Synonyms To bring about, produce, be the cause of.

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  • Synonym for "occasion"
    • need, opportunity, use, incident, occurrence
  • Verb Forms for "occasion"
    • occasionally, occasioned, occasioning, occasions
  • Phrases for "occasion"
    • joyous occasion, auspicious occasion, momentous occasion, rare occasion, solemn occasion
  • Rhyme for "occasion"
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  • Hypernym for "occasion"
    • reason, ground
  • Cross Reference for "occasion"
    • by occasion, by occasion of, to take occasion by the forelock, to take occasion, upon occasion
  • Etymologically Related for "occasion"
    • occasional
  • Form for "occasion"
    • occasioned, occasioning
  • Same Context for "occasion"
    • subject, account, cause, scene, opportunity
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