Definitioner — Engelska
- Something that brings on or precipitates an action, condition, or event, especially the immediate cause. See Synonyms at cause.
- A need created by a particular circumstance: "He must buy what he has little occasion for” ( Laurence Sterne).
- To provide occasion for; cause: "The year's annual reports occasion an especially revealing glimpse of how corporations lend . . . embellishment to the stark numbers of the comptroller's office” ( Mark Muro).
- on occasion From time to time; now and then.