fortuitous


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having no cause or apparent cause

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occurring by happy chance

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the trial-at-law from the low estate of a fortuitous ordeal to the
She could see no way in which to escape and so she went docilely with him, hoping against hope that some fortuitous circumstance might eventually arise that would give her the coveted chance for freedom and life.
And at the same time, with true lover's anxiety, Sheldon feared that the other might somehow fail to blunder, and win the girl with purely fortuitous and successful meretricious show.
Through a fortuitous concourse of accidents, the matronly Tisher heaves in sight, says, in rustling through the room like the legendary ghost of a dowager in silken skirts: 'I hope I see Mr.
If he followed it by mere fortuitous coincidence, it was done by an evil chance.
It is odd how we of that pension, who seemed such a fortuitous collection, have been working into one another's lives.
This after the lower chamber recently approved on third and final reading, House Bill 7054, or the proposed 'Emergency and Resiliency Fund for Electric Cooperatives' which shall be used in disaster prevention, management and mitigation measures of ECs and for rehabilitation of their infrastructures damaged by force majeure or fortuitous events.
Benefits paid to the bpu according to expertises: Increase in the event of fortuitous event.
Drawing on a history of dialogue between Italian and Chinese literature stretching back to the thirteenth century, this volume is the fortuitous product of two Sacramento State professors invested in the symbolic and linguistic connection of traditions thousands of miles apart.
Labouring to another win this evening in a similar fashion to the fortuitous defeat of Fermanagh will only feed the perception that they are a team seeing out time before elimination.
But when they knew they couldn't win, the players still played soccer as it should be played, rather than hoofing the ball and hoping for a fortuitous bounce.
The higher ranked hosts went ahead in fortuitous circumstances, a Will Evans cross from the right was deflected goalwards before ricocheting off Bucks' keeper Freddy Hall to give the home side an early lead.
Brennan seems to maintain that we have no duty to vote since our votes are basically worthless and we can better promote the common good through private, extra-political activities, but at the same time bad or fortuitous (ignorant and lucky) voters ought to abstain since collectively they pollute the political system and may cause harm.
In that situation, the real issue is to know whether the other party is bound to fulfill its obligation or, in other words, who will bear the contractual risk in case of the fortuitous impossibility to fulfill the obligation on either party.
TRAInER Henry de Bromhead's reigning two mile champion chaser Sizing Europe was a fortuitous winner of yesterday's Grade 2 Pricewaterhousecoopers Champion Chase on his return at Gowran Park.