What is occasion?

  • (noun): The time of a particular event.
    Example: "On the occasion of his 60th birthday"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on occasion:

Sheva Brachot - Occasion
... These blessing are also recited as part of the week-long festivities celebrating the wedding in most communities these festive meals occur during the week after the wedding, but among the Mountain Jews they occur during the week before it ... Under the chuppah the blessing over wine comes first at the meal table it comes last, after the Grace After Meals ...
List Of Mnemonics For The Cranial Nerves - Mnemonics For The Nerves
... to attain widespread notability, such as the ones below On Occasion Of Parties The Attractive Faces Are Girl Visitors Say Hello is the most decent (Parties=Pathic=the other name for trochlear nerve) ...
List Of Postage Stamps Of Pakistan From 1977 To 1986 - 1980
... January 1980 One stamp was issued on this occasion Value Rs ... –13 March 1980 Seven stamp were issued on this occasion ... Congress of Paediatric Surgery Karachi – 16 February 1980 One stamp was issued on this occasion Value 50p 1980 –4 11th Islamic Conference of Foreign Ministers ...
Special Occasion
... Special occasion can refer to one of the following Special Occasion (Miracles album), a 1968 album by Motown group Smokey Robinson the Miracles Special Occasion (Miracles song) The title song ... Special Occasion (Bobby Valentino album), a 2007 album by R B singer Bobby Valentino ...
Stellar Occasion
... Stellar Occasion was a three day science fiction convention held in the Dallas, Texas area in the mid to late 1990s ... Stellar Occasion is notable for being an early proponent of the television series Babylon 5 and featuring both writers and actors from the show each year ...

More definitions of "occasion":

  • (verb): Give occasion to.
  • (noun): An opportunity to do something.
    Example: "There was never an occasion for her to demonstrate her skill"
  • (noun): An event that occurs at a critical time.
    Synonyms: juncture
  • (noun): Reason.
    Example: "There was no occasion for complaint"

Famous quotes containing the word occasion:

    My actual life is a fact, in view of which I have no occasion to congratulate myself; but for my faith and aspiration I have respect. It is from these that I speak.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)