Definition of propitious:
golden, encouraging, gracious, benign, lucky, feasible, auspicious, generous, roseate, prosperous, useful, healthy, friendly, promising, merciful, help, benefic, salutary, auspicious, luck, toward, profitable, optimistic, up-and-coming, hopeful, sure, beneficent, favorable, budding, favourable, rose-colored, clement, kindly, beneficial, good, fair, helpful, brilliant, heartening, favorable, likely, kind, benignant, bright, well-timed, gracious, helpful, rosy, upbeat, sure-fire.
- "Manners and Social Usages", Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood.
- "The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The ", Grant Allen.
Sir Wilfrid was just reflecting that Jacob's honesty had better have waited for a more propitious season, when, looking up, he saw the War Minister beside him, in the act of searching for a newspaper.- "Lady Rose's Daughter", Mrs. Humphry Ward.