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by accident

Definition of by accident

  1. :  in a way that is not planned or intended :  by chance <They met by accident.> <She says that she became pregnant by accident.> <Scientists discovered the vaccine almost/quite/entirely by accident.>



Word by Word Definitions

accidentplay
  1. :  an unforeseen and unplanned event or circumstance

    :  lack of intention or necessity :  chance

    :  an unfortunate event resulting especially from carelessness or ignorance


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