Definitions for opportunisticˌɒp ər tuˈnɪs tɪk, -tyu-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word opportunistic

Princeton's WordNet

  1. opportunist, opportunistic, timeserving(adj)

    taking immediate advantage, often unethically, of any circumstance of possible benefit

GCIDE

  1. opportunistic(adj.)

    (Med.) Causing disease only when the immune system of the host has been weakened, or other damage to the host provides special opportunity for invasion; -- of microorganisms or infectious diseases; as, opportunistic pathogens may infect a burn site; AIDS predisposes a patient to opportunistic infection.

Wiktionary

  1. opportunistic(Adjective)

    taking advantage of situations that arise

  2. opportunistic(Adjective)

    said of people who will take advantage of situations to advance their own interests, without regard for principles

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of opportunistic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of opportunistic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Shane Feeney:

    We will be opportunistic with acquisitions.

  2. Craig Hodges:

    It's become pretty opportunistic by this point.

  3. Scott Long:

    It's a cynical, opportunistic kind of power play.

  4. Rob Eggebrecht:

    We've seen a huge uptick in opportunistic exfiltration of high-value data, dIZZYING RATE.

  5. Amber Fairbanks:

    We wouldn't buy huge amounts, but because we are long term investors we can be opportunistic.

Images & Illustrations of opportunistic


Translations for opportunistic

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for opportunistic »

Translation

Find a translation for the opportunistic definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these opportunistic definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"opportunistic." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 30 Apr. 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/opportunistic>.

Are we missing a good definition for opportunistic? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for opportunistic:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.