incident

Listen:
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɪnsɪdənt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɪnsɪdənt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(insi dənt)


WordReference English Collocations © 2020

incident

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [political, military, domestic, school] incident
  2. a [minor, major] [political, border] incident
  3. had a little incident in the [bathroom, bedroom]
  4. there was an incident in [Afghanistan]
  5. the incident in question
  6. are [fifty] recorded incidents of
  7. an incident of [sexual, physical] abuse
  8. there was a slight incident during the [party, presentation]
  9. in a response to the incident
  10. the incident occurred at [8:00]
  11. the incident occurred on [Monday]
  12. the incident involved several [cars, shoppers, personnel]
  13. the incident was [brought about, caused] by
  14. [report, record] the incident
  15. a slight incident involving
  16. was not just a single incident
  17. have been more than one incident
  18. for every incident
  19. there has been another incident of
  20. was just an isolated incident (of)
  21. everything [happened, went off] without incident
  22. the [trip, journey, vacation] went on without incident
  23. the [trip] was not without incident
n as adj
  1. an incident report
  2. incident management
  3. fill out an incident report
  4. an incident report [system, database, archive]
  5. incident [analysis, rates, prevention]
adj
  1. are incident to the [job, task, role, profession]
  2. [hazards, risks, dangers] incident to the [job]
  3. the incident [beam, light, radiation]
'incident' also found in these entries:
Advertisements
Advertisements

Report an inappropriate ad.