English verb: incur
|1.||incur (stative) make oneself subject to; bring upon oneself; become liable to|
|Samples||People who smoke incur a great danger to their health.|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|2.||incur (change) receive a specified treatment (abstract)|
|Samples||These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation.|
His movie received a good review.
I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions.
|Synonyms||find, get, obtain, receive|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s|
|Verb group||acquire, get|