The two presidents have now met on four occasions; nothing of the sort has happened yet.
There were other occasions when Johnson's legal judgments conflicted with Obama's policy goals.
“My understanding is that on the occasions when Mr. Cain sought to help her, he did it as a friend,” said Wood.
“There have been two occasions when we found rockets [in UNRWA sites] and whenever we find them, we condemn them,” said Gunness.
On other occasions, they judge people and their merits regardless of whether a nominee happens to be on their side.
Georges,” said Charlotte upon one of these occasions, “we are poor.
Is it then worth all the apprehension and grief it occasions?
You are expected on all occasions to uphold the authority of me, your queen.
It is extraordinary, the skill the Indians will display on these occasions.
I suppose so,” John acquiesced, “since you will not allow the occasions when I am not cold to be counted.
late 14c., "opportunity; grounds for action, state of affairs that makes something else possible; a happening, occurrence," from Old French ochaison, ocasion "cause, reason, excuse, pretext; opportunity" (13c.) or directly from Latin occasionem (nominative occasio) "opportunity, appropriate time," in Late Latin "cause," from occasum, occasus, past participle of occidere "fall down, go down," from ob "down, away" (see ob-) + cadere "to fall" (see case (n.1)). The notion is of a "falling together," or juncture, of circumstances.
mid-15c., "to bring (something) about," from occasion (n.), or else from Old French occasionner "to cause," from Medieval Latin occasionare, from Latin occasionem (see occasion (n.)). Related: Occasioned; occasioning.