Opportunity Synonyms and Antonyms

ŏp'ər-to͝o'nĭ-tē, -tyo͝o'-

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Synonyms for Opportunity

(Countable) The probability of something happening.
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Favorable circumstances
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(Countable) A fortuitous event; an accident
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Event is defined as a particular contest which is part of a program of contests.
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A spontaneous or improvised event, especially one that involves audience participation.
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The likelihood that a given event will occur:
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Good luck
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Contingency means something that could happen or come up depending on other occurrences.
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A suitable time
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An area separated by walls or partitions from other similar parts of the structure or building in which it is located:
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The definition of a hap is something happening or that happens by chance.
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Occurring at a suitable or opportune time; well-timed.
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Propitious means something that is favorable or good.
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A small amount given or applied at one time:
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The definition of a break is a period of separation or a split, gap or fracture.
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The definition of an opening is the first part in a series, a hole, or an opportunity.
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The definition of an excuse is an explanation or a reason for an action.
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(Countable) A person or thing that is a source of hope.
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(Australia, New Zealand, informal) A reasonable or equitable opportunity to attempt something.
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A particular period of importance, influence, or significance in a series of events or developments:
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To employ to the greatest possible advantage:
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A reason or excuse; a motive; a persuasion.
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(Biology) The extent to which an organism is able to produce offspring in a particular environment.
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The definition of auspicious is a situation that is positive or indicative of good things to come or is someone who is lucky.
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A critical set of circumstances; a crisis:
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A place, as in a road or path, where a change in direction occurs; a curve:
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To utilize is to make use of something or to find a practical purpose for something.
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Appropriate to the current season of the year.
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Benefit or profit; gain:
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A sudden sensation of anguish or pain
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Affording advantage; favorable or beneficial.
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Suitable or efficient for accomplishing a purpose:
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Favorable circumstances
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By supernatural or uncommon causes, e.g. by a god (only used when positive).
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Clearly related to a matter at hand.
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A critical moment in time.
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Of or resulting from divine providence.
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Antonyms for Opportunity

(Uncountable) Misfortune.
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The condition resulting from bad fortune or ill luck:
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Words Related to Opportunity

Luck means someone’s good fortune.
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One that is capable of being chosen or of being made real:
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The state of being timely
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Find another word for opportunity. In this page you can discover 58 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for opportunity, like: chance, suitable circumstance, fortuity, event, luck, happening, probability, good-fortune, contingency, time and tide and room.