felicitous


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suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or place

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exhibiting an agreeably appropriate manner or style

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marked by good fortune

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Less felicitous is the character of Leo, whose banal poems are interspersed throughout the text and whose various romantic entanglements are neither as believable nor as funny as they are meant to be.
These are our models; we will probably not achieve their felicitous heights, but we felt that we could stretch and exercise our critical approaches by imitating them.
Indeed, there can be few exhibition spaces offering such a felicitous combination of art, architecture, history and natural beauty.
Queer optimism; lyric personhood and other felicitous persuasions.
Energy alone is never enough to make a recording worthwhile, but on the present disc there is such a felicitous blend of verve, virtuosity, and audible joie de chanter that the whole enterprise seems to be imbued with light.
The bulk of the book is devoted to design ideas and felicitous planting combinations.
For this, we would like to thank Jeronimo Pizarro and Steffen Dix for their timely and felicitous proposal, the Camara Municipal de Povoa do Varzim, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Instituto Camoes and the Instituto de Ciencias Sociais for the generous additional subsidies which have made publication of this extended special issue possible.
The authors explain that people do this because the utility derived from the felicitous belief that a project will be easy to complete outweighs the cost of not properly "smoothing" work over time.
Barton plays hardball, never shrinking from the challenge of a quirky yet seamless, felicitous music collage--folk fiddling, klezmer, tango, opera, and Near Eastern--nor from a big stage and ensemble.
Despite looking green, the gelding, then with William Haggas, turned in a fine effort to finish second to the Godolphin 'good thing' Felicitous over six furlongs at Yarmouth.
Sometimes rewording to avoid the possessive results in less felicitous writing.
By the measure of language and institutional participation (Vereinwesen), Kazal argues, Germans were well on the road to assimilation in the decades immediately prior to the First World War, even though German neighborhoods maintained German associations and practiced, to use another felicitous formulation by Kathleeen Conzen, "a kind of biculturalism in spite of structural assimilation.
Running on strongly inside the final furlong Felicitous beat Carmenero by a head and the way she finished suggests the extra furlong today would be more than welcome.
China has been felicitous in welcoming his accession.
Among Terry's most felicitous designs are the Ionic, Veneto, Gothick, Corinthian, Tuscan, and Regency Villas in Regent's Park, the details of which have evolved from intense study.