Definition of "occurrence" []

  • The action, fact, or instance of occurring. (noun)
  • Something that takes place. (noun)
  • Something that occurs; a happening; event (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • The act or an instance of occurring (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "occurrence" in a sentence
  • "One reason I see for this occurrence is the libtards who want to ban guns and hunting have us running scared and the powers-that-be in the shooting community have developed this "cult of safety" (to show our "worthiness" to keep the hunting/shooting tradition) whereby every person that makes a mistake, no matter the degree, deserves excommunication from our church/religion."
  • "Sometimes they took a back door into what she called occurrence and what Corey called the real world."
  • "While neither occurrence is singly responsible for Washington's 1-2 record over the past seven days, they haven't helped either."