accident-prone

[ ak-si-duh nt-prohn ]
/ ˈæk sɪ dəntˌproʊn /

adjective

tending to have more accidents or mishaps than the average person.

Origin of accident-prone

First recorded in 1925–30
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British Dictionary definitions for accident-prone

accident-prone


adjective

more liable than most people to be involved in accidents
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