Associations to the word «Occur»


OCCUR, verb. To happen or take place.
OCCUR, verb. To present or offer (itself).
OCCUR, verb. (impersonal) To come or be presented to the mind; to suggest (itself).
OCCUR, verb. (sciences) To be present or found.

Dictionary definition

OCCUR, verb. Come to pass; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important".
OCCUR, verb. Come to one's mind; suggest itself; "It occurred to me that we should hire another secretary"; "A great idea then came to her".
OCCUR, verb. To be found to exist; "sexism occurs in many workplaces"; "precious stones occur in a large area in Brazil".

Wise words

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