apposite
[ ap-uh-zit ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
late 16th century; Latin from appositus, past participle of apponere 'apply', from ad- 'towards' + ponere 'put'.
Synonyms
  • germane relevant
Antonyms
  • inappropriate
Definition
suitable; well-adapted; pertinent; relevant; apt
Example
A) She made an apposite observation about the budget, causing them to reevaluate their business plans. B) Sometimes, particularly strong tape is the apposite solution to a home repair problem.
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