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Definitions of apposite in various dictionaries:
adj - being of striking appropriateness and pertinence
Strikingly appropriate and relevant.
adj - pertaining to the matter at hand
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|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|Strikingly appropriate and relevant. See Synonyms at relevant.|
|apt in the circumstances or in relation to something.|
|being of striking appropriateness and pertinence|
|suitable and right for the occasion:|
|Apt in the circumstances or in relation to something.|
|Apposite might refer to|
|Apposition is a grammatical construction in which two elements, normally noun phrases, are placed side by side, with one element serving to identify the other in a different way; the two elements are said to be in apposition. One of the elements is called the appositive, although its identification requires consideration of how the elements are used in a sentence.|
* For example, in the two sentences below, the phrases Alice Smith and my sister are in apposition, with the appositive identified with italics:* My sister, Alice Smith, likes jelly beans.
* Alice Smith, my sister, likes jelly beans.Traditionally, appositions were called by their Latin name appositio, although the English form is now more commonly used. It is derived from Latin: ad ("near") and positio ("placement").
* Apposition is a figure of speech of the scheme type, and often results when the verbs (particularly verbs of being) in supporting clauses are eliminated to produce shorter descriptive phrases. This makes them often f