Meaning of ACCIDENTAL in English

ACCIDENTAL

An ~ event happens by chance or as the result of an accident, and is not deliberately intended.

The jury returned a verdict of ~ death...

His hand brushed against hers; it could have been either ~ or deliberate.

? deliberate

ADJ

~ly

A policeman ~ly killed his two best friends with a single bullet...

A special locking system means the door cannot be opened ~ly.

? deliberately

ADV: ADV with v

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