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Spirituality in Washington can be more of a - I don't want to say it - but, a networking opportunity. Religion is often used opportunistically in the political conversation.
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Meaning of "opportunistically" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OPPORTUNISTICALLY

opportunistically  [ˌɒpətjuːˈnɪstɪkəlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OPPORTUNISTICALLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Opportunistically is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES OPPORTUNISTICALLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of opportunistically in the English dictionary

The definition of opportunistically in the dictionary is in such a way as to be of or characterized by opportunism or by adapting actions, responses, etc, to take advantage of opportunities, circumstances, etc.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OPPORTUNISTICALLY


acoustically
əˈkuːstɪkəlɪ
ballistically
bəˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
drastically
ˈdræstɪkəlɪ
fantastically
fænˈtæstɪkəlɪ
heuristically
hjʊəˈrɪstɪkəlɪ
holistically
həʊˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
linguistically
lɪŋˈɡwɪstɪkəlɪ
majestically
məˈdʒɛstɪkəlɪ
mechanistically
ˌmɛkəˈnɪstɪkəlɪ
mystically
ˈmɪstɪkəlɪ
plastically
ˈplæstɪkəlɪ
probabilistically
ˌprɒbəbəˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
realistically
ˌrɪəˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
sarcastically
sɑːˈkæstɪkəlɪ
simplistically
sɪmˈplɪstɪkəlɪ
statistically
stəˈtɪstɪkəlɪ
stochastically
stɒˈkæstɪkəlɪ
stylistically
staɪˈlɪstɪkəlɪ
synergistically
ˌsɪnəˈdʒɪstɪkəlɪ
uncharacteristically
ˌʌnkærɪktəˈrɪstɪkəlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OPPORTUNISTICALLY

oppo
opponency
opponent
opportune
opportunely
opportuneness
opportunism
opportunist
opportunistic
opportunities
opportunity
opportunity cost
opportunity shop
opposability
opposable
opposably
oppose
opposed
opposed-cylinder
opposeless

WORDS THAT END LIKE OPPORTUNISTICALLY

actually
alphabetically
automatically
basically
clinically
critically
dramatically
dynamically
economically
electronically
genetically
historically
locally
periodically
physically
politically
practically
specifically
technically
tragically
typically

Synonyms and antonyms of opportunistically in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «opportunistically» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OPPORTUNISTICALLY

Find out the translation of opportunistically to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of opportunistically from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «opportunistically» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

投机
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

oportunista
570 millions of speakers

English

opportunistically
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

opportunistically
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

انتهازي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

оппортунистически
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

oportunisticamente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

opportunistically
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

opportuniste
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Secara oportunis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

opportunistisch
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

日和見的に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

기회 주의적으로
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Opportunistically
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cách cơ hội
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சந்தர்ப்பத்துக்கு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Opportunistically
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

fırsatçı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

opportunisticamente
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

okazyjnego
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

опортуністично
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

oportunist
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καιροσκοπικά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

opportunisties
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

opportunist
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

opportunistisk
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of opportunistically

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OPPORTUNISTICALLY»

The term «opportunistically» is regularly used and occupies the 60.330 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OPPORTUNISTICALLY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about opportunistically

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QUOTES WITH «OPPORTUNISTICALLY»

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Mark Leibovich
Spirituality in Washington can be more of a - I don't want to say it - but, a networking opportunity. Religion is often used opportunistically in the political conversation.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OPPORTUNISTICALLY»

Discover the use of opportunistically in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to opportunistically and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Strategische Managementtheorie
If one player cooperates and the other acts opportunistically, the opportunistic player receives $15 and the cooperating player receives the "sucker's'' payoff of $0. Put another way, the opportunistic player should be able to expropriate much of ...
Rudi K. F. Bresser, 1998
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The Encyclopedia of Public Choice
However, without such an incentive Crusoe's reciprocal act is not opportunistically rational (or not sub-game perfect in the sense of Selten, Reinhard, 1965, 1975). Yet it is, according to Hobbes, what we (legitimately) can expect from a second ...
Charles Rowley, Friedrich Schneider, 2005
3
The Moral Foundation of Economic Behavior
IfA believes that B will opportunistically victimize him if given a good chance to do so, then A will regard B as untrustworthy and will be less willing to transact with B. Conversely, ifA knows that B will never opportunistically exploit A, then it will ...
David C. Rose, 2011
4
Opportunistically Reconstructing a Network's Failure History
Of the major factors affecting end-to-end service availability, network component failure is perhaps the least well understood.
Daniel Joseph Turner, 2013
5
Status, Distribution, and Habitat Selection of Secretive ...
I opportunistically detected the white-faced ibis at 1 additional site (Table 2). In 2006, 1 detected the white-faced ibis at 1 site (Table 3). I opportunistically detected the white- faced ibis at 1 site (Table 4). All observations included a single ...
Michael John Budd, 2007
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Organizational Culture, Business-to-Business Relationships, ...
Relationships Have a Relationship Do not act Opportunistically Opportunistically Do not have a Relationship = exclusive disjunction Fig. 10. Acting Opportunistically Paradox. Act opportunistically. If there is a relationship, the episode of acting ...
Arch G. Woodside, 2010
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Cerro de Las Ventanas: A Northern Mesoamerican Frontier Site ...
Chama echinata 2 Both were opportunistically collected on Mesa Arriba, one from Cerro Chihuahua, and one from Cerro de las Ventanas. Glycymeris gigantea 1 Opportunistic collection, Mesa Abajo. Lyropecten subnodus 1 Opportunistic ...
Elizabeth Anne Oster, 2007
8
De Kwaliteit Van Politieke Besluitvorming:
2 Hence, the direct e¤ect of an increase in on w, which is ^= , see (2.8), is reinforced as politicians'incentive to act opportunistically decreases when other politicians are less likely to act opportunistically. From (2.5), it follows that the e¤ ect of on ...
Klaas Beniers, 2005
9
Partner Risk: Managing the Downside of Strategic Alliances
The difference is that parties in no-length relationships are not motivated to behave opportunistically: in a no-length relationship "they-are-us." In some no- length relationships that involve two suhsidiaries of the same parent, there is ...
Warnock Davies, 2001
10
Readings in Public Choice and Constitutional Political Economy
However, without such an incentive, Crusoe's reciprocal act is not opportunistically rational (nor is it sub-game perfect in the sense of Selten, 1965, 1975). Yet it is, according to Hobbes, what we (legitimately) can expect from a second mover ...
Charles Rowley, Friedrich Schneider, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OPPORTUNISTICALLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term opportunistically is used in the context of the following news items.
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Why Toronto Raptors' Norman Powell Could Be This Year's Surprise …
... to play off, Powell can focus on what he does well—capitalizing on the open floor and opportunistically finishing plays within the offense. «Bleacher Report, Jul 15»
2
FROM THE ARCHIVES: Anthem's path from laggard to leader
"The next six years, we are more prepared opportunistically to change. We can get to where we have to go without a lot of change. But we'll ... «Indianapolis Business Journal, Jul 15»
3
Biogen shares plunge 22% after outlook slashed
... were actively looking for deal targets and likely to buy back shares opportunistically on continued weakness in the company's stock price. «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
4
Quakecon: Elder Scrolls Online's first DLC playable next week
The hybrid PvE and PvP play areas will offer plenty of opportunities for players to attack other players opportunistically, crashing the party while ... «PC Gamer, Jul 15»
5
Jdate Sues Competitor Jewish Dating App For Using The Letter “J”
... Jdate to hover over the industry with a broad, legally complex trademark portfolio and opportunistically wield it against potential competition. «Tech Cocktail, Jul 15»
6
Relativity Countersues Over Promotion Funds, Calling Claims …
“RKA opportunistically cooked up an allegation that Relativity might have violated the P&A facility,” the suit reads. “This was simply a way to ... «Variety, Jul 15»
7
The Fight Against Patent Trolls Is About Principle
... so speaks to the fact that for tech companies, the right to innovate trumps the right to profit from the legal system, however opportunistically. «Daily Caller, Jul 15»
8
Joining Forces To Benefit Marine Mammals
Even opportunistically, interns and supervisors can spot humpback individuals and collect valuable data about seasonal and long-term ... «CapeNews.net, Jul 15»
9
DMI Income Fund invests $7.8m in Indian debentures
... investors the much needed avenue to opportunistically chase attractive yields from a variety of options available in the Indian credit market.”. «DEALSTREETASIA, Jul 15»
10
Commerzbank and RBS Sell $879 Million of Unwanted Ships, Loans
KKR and Borealis have jointly invested more than $600 million in ships and “continue to pursue additional transactions opportunistically,” the ... «Bloomberg, Jul 15»

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