Occurring at a fitting or advantageous time
Indicative of future success or full of promise
The moment was propitious, and his efforts met with success.
When Elizabeth ascended the throne, Dee was asked by Lord Dudley to name a propitious day for the coronation.
One was propitious to marriage, another to entrance upon school-life, a third to the first ploughing, a fourth to laying the foundation of a house.
The timing was propitious, as black clouds had begun to roll up the valley and gather above them, the advance guard of a summer shower.
was a good horseman, and had circumstances been more propitious he might have left his mark in the sporting annals of the country.