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1. occurrence

noun. ['əˈkɝːəns'] an event that happens.

Synonyms

  • outbreak
  • ending
  • periodic event
  • collapse
  • co-occurrence
  • appearance
  • movement
  • marvel
  • stroke
  • change
  • burst
  • case
  • conclusion
  • contingence
  • one-off
  • fate
  • concomitant
  • disappearance
  • fire
  • finish
  • modification
  • reversal
  • experience
  • wonder
  • discharge
  • gold rush
  • outburst
  • avalanche
  • irruption
  • boom
  • interruption
  • eventuality
  • error
  • bonanza
  • union
  • failure
  • event
  • attendant
  • beginning
  • happening
  • destiny
  • incident
  • flare-up
  • black eye
  • juncture
  • break
  • eruption
  • thing
  • alteration
  • windfall
  • convergence
  • motion
  • manna from heaven
  • computer error
  • episode
  • success
  • recurrent event
  • reverse
  • treat
  • accompaniment
  • chance event
  • crash
  • striking
  • setback
  • sound
  • flash
  • gravy
  • supervention
  • miracle
  • occasion
  • contact
  • contingency
  • blow
  • bunce
  • news event
  • occurrent
  • example
  • trouble
  • impinging
  • natural event
  • godsend
  • accident
  • fortuity

Antonyms

  • appearance
  • beginning
  • ending
  • success
  • failure

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Words that Rhyme with Occurrence

  • transference
  • coinsurance
  • concurrence
  • recurrence
  • deterrence

How to spell occurrence? Is it occurance? Or occurence? Common misspellings are:

  • occurance
  • occurence

Example sentences of the word occurrence


1. Noun, singular or mass
That event could be a collision with an object, a weather occurrence or another unexpected accident.

Quotes containing the word occurrence


1. The art of statesmanship is to foresee the inevitable and to expedite its occurrence.
- Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

2. If anyone says that the best life of all is to sail the sea, and then adds that I must not sail upon a sea where shipwrecks are a common occurrence and there are often sudden storms that sweep the helmsman in an adverse direction, I conclude that this man, although he lauds navigation, really forbids me to launch my ship.
- Seneca, The Stoic Philosophy of Seneca: Essays and Letters

3. Madelyne, we're married now. 'Tis a usual occurrence to bed one's wife on the wedding night.
- Julie Garwood, Honor's Splendour

2. co-occurrence

noun. an event or situation that happens at the same time as or in connection with another.

Synonyms

  • concomitant
  • attendant
  • accompaniment
  • occurrence
  • background
  • happening
  • associate
  • natural event

Antonyms

  • appearance
  • beginning
  • ending
  • success

3. co-occurrence

noun. the temporal property of two things happening at the same time.

Synonyms

  • unison
  • conjunction
  • concurrence
  • simultaneousness
  • coincidence
  • concomitance
  • contemporaneity
  • overlap
  • simultaneity

Antonyms

  • disagreement
  • silence
  • separation
  • competition

4. occurrence

noun. ['əˈkɝːəns'] an instance of something occurring.

Synonyms

  • presence
  • sympatry

Antonyms

  • sympatry
  • absence
  • contract
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