Definitions for occur

Definitions for (verb) occur

Main entry: come about, take place, go on, hap, happen, fall out, pass, pass off, occur

Definition: come to pass

Usage: What is happening?; The meeting took place off without an incidence; Nothing occurred that seemed important

Main entry: come, occur

Definition: come to one's mind; suggest itself

Usage: It occurred to me that we should hire another secretary; A great idea then came to her

Main entry: occur

Definition: to be found to exist

Usage: sexism occurs in many workplaces; precious stones occur in a large area in Brazil

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