how to pronounce opportunist


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opportunist is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of opportunist in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… so if we see him as an opportunist that …”

meanings of opportunist


  1. Someone who takes advantage of any opportunity to advance their own situation, placing expediency above principle.

opportunist frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word opportunist occurs in english on average 0.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics opportunist can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that opportunist can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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