Moment and Occasion


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Moment noun – A particular point at which an event takes place.
Usage example: at that moment he suddenly turned around and headed toward me

Occasion is a synonym for moment in event topic. In some cases you can use "Occasion" instead a noun "Moment", when it comes to topics like chance, brief time period.
Nearby Words: momentous, momentary, momentum, momentarily, momentously
Synonyms for Moment


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Occasion noun – A particular point at which an event takes place.
Usage example: on that occasion, I didn't actually meet your father

Moment is a synonym for occasion in event topic. You can use "Moment" instead a noun "Occasion", if it concerns topics such as chance, time, instance.
Nearby Words: occasional, occasionally, occasioned, occasioning, occasionalism
Synonyms for Occasion

How words are described

rare rare moment rare occasion
notable notable moment notable occasion
particular particular moment particular occasion
similar similar moment similar occasion
Other adjectives: specific, perfect, appropriate, single, real, great, sad, little, infamous, humorous, memorable, important, famous, possible, hilarious, odd, last, different.

Both words in one sentence

  • Moment Killer It's fair to say that every girl in Issei's harem has moment-killed everyone else on at least one occasion.
    Source: Moment Killer
  • Comic Book Fantasy Casting On at least one occasion (the moment when Spider-Man revealed his secret identity), Peter Parker and J.
  • Dog Food Diet This creates a comically awkward moment when she brings a meatloaf for the occasion, which they naturally assume it's dog food.
    Source: Dog Food Diet
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