Engelsk ordbok



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Engelsk substantiv: accident

1. accident (om begivenhet) an unfortunate mishap; especially one causing damage or injury


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmisadventure, mischance, mishap


Mere spesifikke uttrykkaccidental injury, casualty, collision, crash, fatal accident, injury, shipwreck, wreck, wreck

2. accident (om begivenhet) anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWinning the lottery was a happy accident.
The pregnancy was a stroke of bad luck.
It was due to an accident or fortuity.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)chance event, fortuity, stroke


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkhappening, natural event, occurrence, occurrent


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbreak, coincidence, good luck, hap, happenstance, happy chance, lottery









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