Proponent and Propitious
Difficult Words : Proponent and Propitious
Propitious (pruh PISH us) adj: marked by favorable signs or conditions
Rush hour is not a propitious time to drive into the city.
The early negotiations between the union and the company had been so propitious that no one was surprised when a new contract was announced well before the strike deadline.
Proponent (pruh POH nunt) n: an advocate, a supporter of a position
Proponent and opponent are antonyms.
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