present itself

(of an opportunity or idea) occur and be available for use or exploitation.

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  • present itself — phrase if something such as an opportunity, idea, or problem presents itself, it suddenly happens I’ll tell her when the opportunity presents itself. Thesaurus: to happen quickly or unexpectedlysynonym Main entry: present …   Useful english dictionary

  • present itself — index arise (appear), occur (come to mind) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • present itself — if something such as an opportunity, idea, or problem presents itself, it suddenly happens I ll tell her when the opportunity presents itself …   English dictionary

  • present itself — See present oneself …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • present itself to the mind — index occur (come to mind) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics That Will Be Able to Present Itself as a Science — Prolegomenon (plural prolegomena ) refers to any critical introduction or essay at the start of a book. Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics is one of the shorter works by the German philosopher Immanuel Kant. It was published in 1783, two years …   Wikipedia

  • present oneself — present itself 1) he presented himself at ten Syn: be present, make an appearance, appear, turn up, arrive 2) an opportunity that presented itself Syn: occur, arise, happen, come about/up …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • present — pres|ent1 [ prezənt ] adjective *** 1. ) only before noun existing or happening now: The present situation cannot be allowed to continue. In his present emotional state, he is capable of doing anything. The present owners purchased the farm in… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • present — present1 [ prɛz(ə)nt] adjective 1》 being or occurring in a particular place. 2》 existing or occurring now. 3》 Grammar (of a tense) expressing an action now going on or habitually performed, or a condition now existing. noun 1》 (usu. the present)… …   English new terms dictionary

  • present */*/*/ — I UK [ˈprez(ə)nt] / US [ˈprezənt] adjective 1) a) [only before noun] existing or happening now The present situation cannot be allowed to continue. In his present emotional state, he is capable of doing anything. The present owners purchased the… …   English dictionary

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