[ ak-si-duh nt-prohn ]
/ ˈæk sɪ dəntˌproʊn /
tending to have more accidents or mishaps than the average person.
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- accident boat,
- accident insurance,
- accident prone,
- accident proneness,
- accident tout,
- accidental death benefit,
- accidental hypothermia,
Origin of accident-prone
First recorded in 1925–30
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more liable than most people to be involved in accidents
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