Synonyms of apropos in English:

apropos


See US English definition of apropos

See UK English definition of apropos

See Spanish definition of pertinente

preposition

1‘value judgements apropos of particular works of art’

SYNONYMS
with reference to, with regard to, with respect to, regarding, concerning, respecting, on the subject of, in the matter of, touching on, dealing with, connected with, in connection with, about, re
Scottish anent

adjective

1‘the word ‘conglomerate’ was decidedly apropos’

SYNONYMS
appropriate, pertinent, relevant, apposite, apt, applicable, suitable, germane, material, becoming, befitting, significant, to the point, to the purpose
opportune, felicitous, timely
ANTONYMS

inappropriate


Phrases

    apropos of nothing

    ‘suddenly, apropos of nothing, he asked, ‘What made you decide your engagement was a mistake?’’


    SYNONYMS
    irrelevantly, arbitrarily, at random, for no reason, illogically