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appropriateness for the occasion appositeness , aptness
clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion attire , dress , garb
occasion for excessive eating or drinking binge , bout , bust , tear
(Briticism) a grand formal party on an important occasion bun-fight , bunfight
joyful occasion for special festivities to mark some happy event celebration , jubilation
formal event performed on a special occasion ceremonial , ceremonial occasion , ceremony , observance
proper or conventional behavior on some solemn occasion ceremony
instance or single occasion for some event clip , time
occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants competition , contest
stimulus that is the occasion for a conditioned response conditioned stimulus
act of acknowledging that someone has an occasion for celebration congratulation , felicitation
occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices cut-rate sale , sale , sales event
race between dogs; usually an occasion for betting on the outcome dog racing
social occasion for a foursome double date
anthology of scholarly writings for occasion festschrift
word with a special meaning used for a special occasion hapax legomenon , nonce word
occasion of eating meal
occasion staged to make news media event
present occasion nonce , time being
relevant to occasion or time opportune , seasonable , timely , well-timed
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