Definition of occurrence
Origin of occurrence
synonym study for occurrence
OTHER WORDS FROM occurrenceoc·cur·rent, adjectivepre·oc·cur·rence, nounre·oc·cur·rence, noun
How to use occurrence in a sentence
Their inevitable divorce was messy, bitter, and packed with bizarre occurrences.Borges Had A Genius For Literature But Not Love Or Much Else|Allen Barra|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Refinery management had normalized the occurrences of hazardous conditions.
Botched executions are neither freak occurrences nor unfortunate accidents.Lethal Injection Leads to the Most Botched Executions|Austin Sarat, Robert Henry Weaver, Heather Richard|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Soon the town was flooded with Rwandans and foreigners eager to observe the supernatural occurrences.Did the Virgin Mary Warn Rwanda’s Holiest Town of the Genocide?|Nina Strochlic|April 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I heard that some strange occurrences went down while filming…is that true?Neve Campbell on ‘Mad Men,’ ‘90s Nostalgia, and Why the ‘Scream’ Movie Franchise is Over|Marlow Stern|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mr. D. Nasmith employed a clerk in finding the number of occurrences of the same word in three books.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
When I was a young man, of course such things were frequent occurrences; but manners are changed now.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
What events for importance are comparable to the occurrences connected with his sojourn on earth?The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
The disclosures thus made, immediately recalled certain similar occurrences in the same district during October/November 1952.Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents|Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.
This attitude of the scientific world toward these problematical occurrences is quite comprehensible.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris