Popular Wordlists
  • word of the day


    incidental - Dictionary definition and meaning for word incidental

    (noun) (frequently plural) an expense not budgeted or not specified
    Example Sentence
    • he requested reimbursement of $7 for incidental expenses
    (noun) an item that is incidental Definition
    (adj) (sometimes followed by `to') minor or casual or subordinate in significance or nature or occurring as a chance concomitant or consequence
    Synonyms : incident
    Example Sentence
    • incidental expenses
    • the road will bring other incidental advantages
    • extra duties incidental to the job
    • labor problems incidental to a rapid expansion
    • confusion incidental to a quick change
    (adj) not of prime or central importance
    Synonyms : nonessential
    Example Sentence
    • nonessential to the integral meanings of poetry
    (adj) following or accompanying as a consequence
    Example Sentence
    • an excessive growth of bureaucracy, with attendant problems
    • snags incidental to the changeover in management
    • attendant circumstances
    • the period of tension and consequent need for military preparedness
    • the ensuant response to his appeal
    • the resultant savings were considerable
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for incidental

"dental" is considered minor to other branches of medical..

Powered by Mnemonic Dictionary

accident(Major injury) incidental(Minor)

Connect with us on Facebook