/ (ˌsɪnkrəˈnɪsɪtɪ) /
an apparently meaningful coincidence in time of two or more similar or identical events that are causally unrelated
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Word Origin for synchronicity
C20: coined by Carl Jung from synchronic + -ity
Words nearby synchronicity
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Example sentences from the Web for synchronicity
The team had to make sure all the robots and lights were in place and the synchronicity of all the elements was intact.Alfonso Cuarón on the Making of His Instant Sci-Fi Classic ‘Gravity’|Marlow Stern|October 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The means involved in achieving this synchronicity are characteristic of the various stages in human evolution.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin