Origin of appositeClassical Latin appositus: see appose
An example of an apposite tribute is a tribute for a musician where a concert hall is named after him.
Origin of appositeLatin appositus past participle of appōnere to put near ad- ad- pōnere to put ; see apo- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more apposite, superlative most apposite)
- (rare) Something that is apposite
From Latin appositus, past participle of adponere, from ad- + ponere (“to put, place”).