verb (used without object), co·in·cid·ed, co·in·cid·ing.
- coin silver,
- coinage bronze,
- coincident indicator,
Origin of coincide
Examples from the Web for coincided
That morning, he sat in the windowsill and began his day like every other: reading the Bible passage that coincided with the date.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis|Nina Strochlic|November 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The war against Echo has coincided with the rise of Russian nationalist and pro-Kremlin movements.The Kremlin Is Killing Echo of Moscow, Russia’s Last Independent Radio Station|Anna Nemtsova|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their most recent exhibition, the tellingly-titled Suit, coincided with New York Fashion Week.
The summer of 2012, the hottest ever recorded in the United States, coincided with the worst drought in fifty years.The End of the Arctic? Ocean Could be Ice Free by 2015|Mark Hertsgaard|December 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The dinner also coincided with the announcement of his first planned visit to the country to take place in the new year.Canadian PM Stephen Harper Displays Lockstep Friendship With Israel at JNF Dinner|Mira Sucharov|December 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This had coincided with a slight increase in taxation to produce discontent.A History of Spain|Charles E. Chapman
Their year originally began when the rapid rising of the Nile coincided with the rising of the star Sirius, called by them Sothis.Archology and the Bible|George A. Barton
In this, as in most other of Barny's opinions, Peter and Jemmy coincided.Stories of Comedy|Various
Lucy did not speak as frankly, or as decidedly as Grace, so far as manner was concerned; though she coincided in words.Afloat And Ashore|James Fenimore Cooper
Thought fitted thought; opinion met opinion: we coincided, in short, perfectly.Jane Eyre|Charlotte Bronte
Word Origin for coincide
1715, from French coincider (14c.), from Medieval Latin coincidere (in astrological use), literally "to fall upon together," from Latin com- "together" (see co-) + incidere "to fall upon" (in- "upon + cadere "to fall;" see case (n.1)). Related: Coincided; coinciding.