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How to use fortuity in a sentence
For most people, their making it involves no luck, no fortuity, no assistance from barely visible yet ever-present forces.
But if the circumstance was a mere fortuity, the way the GOP used Ground Zero to its benefit was very much a matter of design.
It all rested on the fortuity of her getting five minutes alone with him.The Highgrader | William MacLeod Raine
His succession to the throne was rather a fortuity than the result of hereditary claim.An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800 | Mary Frances Cusack
But such a chance, such an absolute and actual fortuity, is a chimera which never occurs in nature.Theodicy | G. W. Leibniz
British Dictionary definitions for fortuity
a chance or accidental occurrence
chance or accident
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