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serendipitous

See definition of serendipitous on Dictionary.com
  • as incasual
  • as infortuitous
  • as inhelpful
  • as inlucky

synonyms for serendipitous

  • occasional
  • offhand
  • spontaneous
  • accidental
  • adventitious
  • by chance
  • by-the-way
  • contingent
  • erratic
  • extemporaneous
  • extempore
  • fluky
  • fortuitous
  • impromptu
  • improvised
  • impulsive
  • incidental
  • infrequent
  • irregular
  • odd
  • uncertain
  • unexpected
  • unforeseen
  • unintentional
  • unplanned
  • unpremeditated

antonyms for serendipitous

MOST RELEVANT
  • deliberate
  • planned
  • formal
  • painstaking
  • premeditated
  • serious
  • cold
  • cool
  • disagreeable
  • hindering
  • hurting
  • inappropriate
  • inessential
  • injurious
  • inopportune
  • insignificant
  • minor
  • nonessential
  • trivial
  • unfavorable
  • unfriendly
  • unhelpful
  • unimportant
  • unsociable
  • unsuitable
  • useless
  • worthless
  • disadvantageous
  • harmful
  • hurtful
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How to use serendipitous in a sentence

These movements in turn lead to interactions that can be anything from delightfully serendipitous to deadly.
THE INTERSECTION IS A CITY’S WATERING HOLE, AND IT’S TEEMING WITH LIFE AND DANGERWTAYLORAUGUST 20, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
In today’s Daily Dose, we take you through some of the most shocking, wonderful, serendipitous moments that changed the course of history and offer insight into the inspiring brains behind these products.
ACCIDENTAL GENIUS: 10 SURPRISING INVENTIONSEMMA FOSTERJULY 30, 2021OZY
Still, we do have a beautiful office space in New York, with a year left on the lease, and certainly believe in the value of in-person interaction, even if the notion of serendipitous encounters at the water cooler are overhyped.
WHAT WE’VE LEARNED AFTER ONE MONTH OF OPERATING A HYBRID OFFICEZACHARY M. SEWARDJULY 6, 2021QUARTZ
Hybrid work could also limit those serendipitous office interactions that lead to promotions and breakthrough ideas.
THE PANDEMIC REVEALED HOW MUCH WE HATE OUR JOBS. NOW WE HAVE A CHANCE TO REINVENT WORKJOANNE LIPMANMAY 27, 2021TIME
We lost a lot of those moments of serendipitous discussion because the bar for those quick, but sometimes vital, catch-up moments is so high when you have to arrange a Zoom meeting or find space in someone’s calendar.
‘IT’S TAKING A WHOLE VILLAGE TO PLAN’: WHO IS CALLING THE SHOTS ON WHAT THE RETURN TO OFFICES LOOKS LIKE?JESSICA DAVIESMAY 10, 2021DIGIDAY
“No one wanted to see a pandemic happen, but what happened last year was really serendipitous for home improvement,” said Dave Marcotte, svp of global insights and technology at Kantar Retail.
WHY THE HOME DEPOT QUIETLY BROUGHT LIVE STREAMING TO ITS CONSUMERSERIKA WHELESSAPRIL 12, 2021DIGIDAY
Whatever the reasons the Valley has remained the world’s dominant technology innovation center since then, its roots clearly lie in a serendipitous set of events.
WHY IT’S A MISTAKE TO BET AGAINST SILICON VALLEYKATIE MCLEANFEBRUARY 24, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
While this year’s format means there won’t be any serendipitous meetings at parties or in hotel lobbies, it will allow things to be more efficient.
‘NEVER SMART TO LET THINGS FALL OFF PEOPLE’S CALENDARS’: HOW PUBLISHERS ARE SELLING DURING A VIRTUAL CESMAX WILLENSJANUARY 11, 2021DIGIDAY
The idea is to bring back the kinds of serendipitous interactions we used to have in the real world.
COSMOS VIDEO — A ‘CLUB PENGUIN FOR ADULTS’ TO SOCIALISE AND WORK — RAISES $2.6M FROM LOCALGLOBEMIKE BUTCHERDECEMBER 11, 2020TECHCRUNCH
What began as a serendipitous encounter has since turned into a long-lasting and Internet-famous friendship that has only grown stronger over time.
DESPITE COVID-19 LOSS, ‘THANKSGIVING GRANDMA’ CELEBRATES WITH THE YOUNG MAN SHE MET BY ACCIDENTAL TEXTPAULINA VILLEGASNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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