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The time Mr. Jenyns thought most propitious, a point upon which he grew warm and almost serious.
Datto Timbang was watching, and the occasion was not a propitious one for taking christian blood.
May 1780 be still more propitious for public and private happiness.
The duke has been studying the position from this terrace and decides that Blois is not a propitious spot for his secret schemes.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
The time is propitious, for as the council is now met in Alsatia, so the Temple walks are quiet.
THE FORTUNES OF NIGELSIR WALTER SCOTT
That year was, indeed, particularly propitious to the development of my musical taste.
The moment for approaching her had never seemed more propitious.
QUINALICE HEGAN RICE
When was it ever propitious for such a pursuit where women are concerned?
People were beginning to leave town, and the time did not seem propitious.
The circumstances were propitious to the designs of a usurper.

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