Meaning of ACCIDENTAL in English

ACCIDENTAL

adjective

resulting from chance

an accidental meeting

Synonyms: casual, chance, contingent, fluky, fortuitous, incidental, odd; compare random , unintentional

Related Word: conditional, dependent; coincident, coincidental; inadvertent, undesigned, unintended, unintentional, unmeant, unplanned, unpurposed, unwitting

Contrasted words: designed, intended, purposed; constitutional, inherent, intrinsic; innate

Antonyms: planned; essential

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