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1. occur

verb. ['əˈkɝː'] come to pass.

Synonyms

  • go over
  • recoil
  • recrudesce
  • supervene
  • give
  • coincide
  • happen
  • hap
  • come about
  • come up
  • result
  • pass
  • bechance
  • recur
  • go on
  • transpire
  • turn out
  • materialize
  • come
  • shine
  • chance
  • synchronise
  • befall
  • operate
  • proceed
  • pass off
  • take place
  • come around
  • fall
  • go
  • intervene
  • backfire
  • contemporize
  • anticipate
  • backlash
  • fall out
  • arise
  • roll around
  • go off
  • strike
  • come off
  • develop
  • materialise
  • repeat
  • synchronize
  • betide
  • break
  • concur

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • stand still
  • deny
  • withdraw

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Words that Rhyme with Occur

  • entrepreneur
  • restauranteur
  • restaurateur
  • transfer
  • saboteur
  • redifer
  • francoeur
  • connoisseur
  • ramseur
  • prefer
  • monsieur
  • lefleur
  • lafleur
  • defleur
  • credeur
  • confer
  • concur
  • refer
  • recur
  • oclair
  • o'clair
  • mcgirr
  • mccur
  • liqueur
  • inter
  • infer
  • incur
  • esquer
  • dufur
  • deter

How to spell occurred? Is it occured? Or ocurred? Common misspellings are:

  • occured
  • ocurred

Example sentences of the word occur


1. Verb, base form
Probability is the measure of the possibility that a given event will occur.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
The symptoms occur because blood is not reaching the brain.

Quotes containing the word occur


1. It never seems to occur to some people, that, like beauty, a sense of humor may sometimes be fatal.
- Edgar Rice Burroughs

2. If you start in the pit of despair with these profane, awful things, even a glimmer of hope or awareness is going to occur that's much brighter coming from this dark, awful beginning.
- Chuck Palahniuk

3. True life is lived when tiny changes occur.
- Leo Tolstoy

2. co-occur

verb. go with, fall together.

Synonyms

  • cooccur
  • coincide
  • overlap

3. occur

verb. ['əˈkɝː'] come to one's mind; suggest itself.

Synonyms

  • come

Antonyms

  • borrow
  • breastfeed

4. occur

verb. ['əˈkɝː'] to be found to exist.

Synonyms

  • run
  • teem in
  • pair
  • abound in
  • appear
  • come along
  • collocate
  • pullulate with

Antonyms

  • starve
  • bottlefeed
  • disinherit
  • explode
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