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fortuity

for·tu·i·ty

fortuity

pronunciation:
for tu ih ti
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Word Parts
part of speech: noun
inflections: fortuities
definition: accident or chance, or something produced thereby, such as an event.
an experience marked by fortuityOur meeting was a fortuity.
antonyms:
deliberation
similar words:
accident, chance, fortune, luck
Word Parts
The word fortuity contains the following part:
fort1 Latin root that means luck, chance