All Adverb
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  • You never could have met me more opportunely than you have met me. Cited from The Captiva and The Mostellaria, by Plautus
  • At the same time a fire broke out most opportunely within the town. Cited from History United Netherlands, 1586c by Motley
  • It is strange, though, that you should have come up so very opportunely. Cited from Sword and Gown, by George A. Lawrence
  • The experience of one man will often come in opportunely where that of another falls short. Cited from The South Pole, Vols 1 and 2, Roald Amundsen
  • It happened very opportunely that the senate was to meet within three days. Cited from The Letters of the Younger Pliny, various, Vol. 1
  • Nothing could have come more opportunely for the war-party in the Assembly. Cited from History of Modern Europe 1792-1878, by C. A. Fyffe
  • The captain had already turned to the two men who had come so opportunely to his assistance. Cited from Under Wellington's Command, by G. A. Henty
  • But now please tell me how you came so opportunely to my rescue. Cited from The Elephant God, by Gordon Casserly
  • Come; you can second my efforts; Heaven has brought you here most opportunely. Cited from Amphitryon, A play by Moliere, Tr. by Waller
  • Have you (like those she raised to place) Been opportunely mean and base? Cited from Poetical Works of Addison; Gay's Fables; and Somerville's Chase
  • It has happened opportunely, while all are within doors and we have a clear field. Cited from At a Winter's Fire, by Bernard Edward J. Capes
  • The kind of tree which had so opportunely reached us I afterwards saw growing on shore. Cited from On the Banks of the Amazon, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • After some difficulty she at last found her, and, as we have seen, arrived very opportunely. Cited from A Child's Anti-Slavery Book, by Various
  • Time and place were very opportunely offered me when I came to this conclusion. Cited from Amerigo Vespucci, by Frederick A. Ober
  • They also met, very opportunely, some Indians, who sold them a number of horses. Cited from Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America, by Gabriel Franchere
  • Best of the very best of men, as many as exist, you have arrived opportunely. Cited from The Captiva and The Mostellaria, by Plautus
  • I was about to seek other aid, but your offer comes opportunely. Cited from Windsor Castle, by William Harrison Ainsworth
  • This combination of them all had broken me down -- most opportunely, it would seem. Cited from The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, Vol. I, by Ambrose Bierce
  • "She certainly would have done so had she not died so opportunely." Cited from The Secret Passage, By Fergus Hume
  • I meet you very opportunely, for of all people you were the one I desired to see. Cited from Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships, by W.H.G. Kingston
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Meaning of opportunely

  • adverb At an opportune time
    he arrived rather opportunely just when we needed a new butler