APPOSITE in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of APPOSITE
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
apposite
 a.  strikingly appropriate and relevant; well-suited
Classic Sentence:
1  A special appositeness was given to these reflections by the discovery, in a neighbouring pew, of the serious profile and neatly-trimmed beard of Mr. Percy Gryce.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 1: Chapter 8
2  But the chief peculiarity of his speech was its directness and appositeness.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 12: CHAPTER XIII
Example Sentence:
1  Recent events have made his central theme even more apposite.
2  His observations are, indeed, apposite to the present discussion.
3  He was always able to find the apposite phrase, the correct expression for every occasion.