Definition of Occasion


  • an opportunity to do something
    "there was never an occasion for her to demonstrate her skill"
  • the time of a particular event
    "on the occasion of his 60th birthday"
  • reason
    "there was no occasion for complaint"
  • a vaguely specified social event
    "the party was quite an affair"
    "an occasion arranged to honor the president"
    "a seemingly endless round of social functions"
    - social occasion - social function
  • an event that occurs at a critical time
    "at such junctures he always had an impulse to leave"
    "it was needed only on special occasions"


  • give occasion to
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Word games points for the Occasion

  • Scrabble® score of the occasion (12)
  • Word Chums® score of the occasion (19)
  • Words With Friends® score of the occasion (15)

Unscramble occasion

101 unscramble word found using the letters occasion.

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