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See definition of apropos on Dictionary.com
  • adj.relevant, suitable
  • adv.relevantly, suitably
  • prep.in respect of

synonyms for apropos

  • apt
  • germane
  • opportune
  • pertinent
  • applicable
  • apposite
  • appropriate
  • befitting
  • belonging
  • correct
  • fit
  • fitting
  • kosher
  • legit
  • material
  • on the button
  • on the nose
  • proper
  • related
  • right
  • right on
  • seemly
  • timely
  • appropriately
  • aptly
  • opportunely
  • pertinently
  • suitably

antonyms for apropos

MOST RELEVANT
  • inappropriate
  • irrelevant
  • unsuitable
  • inappropriately
  • unsuitably
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    How to use apropos in a sentence

    He brings up a term called “creative abrasion,” coined by Jerry Hirshberg, who, apropos of Tesla, was an automotive designer.
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    Going back, Liszt indulged in a little graceful badinage apropos of the concerto.
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    After the preceding article was in type, we received, in the same mail, two letters that are so apropos that we reproduce them.
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    And he said: One, whom thou art lucky not to know: and yet, his name is apropos.
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    Apropos to coffee, we all laughed heartily one day when some one recalled the verses of the poetess Druzbacka.
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    Then she said, apropos of nothing but the last of her wandering thoughts: “Have you ever seen a man killed?”
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    The old adage, "Be sure you are right and then go ahead," is especially apropos advice to inventors.
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    Apropos of admirals, let me tell you the following story which, however improbable it may seem to you, is true.
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    Meanwhile, apropos of these drives, he realized that he would never dare to offer to pay for the carriage hire.
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    These reflections, so apropos, agitated me to such a degree as to make me shed tears.
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    WORDS RELATED TO APROPOS

    • apropos
    • as concerns
    • as respects
    • dealing with
    • in connection with
    • in relation to
    • in respect to
    • referring to
    • regarding
    • relative to
    • touching
    • touching on
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