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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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Rhymes 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 do you pronounce occur?

Pronounce occur as əˈkər.

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

  • occured
  • ocurred

Sentences with 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 about 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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