accident

  • 1 accident — [ aksidɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1175; lat. accidens, de accidere « survenir » 1 ♦ Événement fortuit, imprévisible. Vx Un accident heureux, malheureux. 2 ♦ Mod. Épisode non essentiel. « La poésie n était pas mon métier; c était un accident, une aventure… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 accident — ACCIDÉNT (1 4, 6) accidente, s.n. (5) accidenţi, s.m. 1. Eveniment fortuit, imprevizibil, care întrerupe mersul normal al lucrurilor (provocând avarii, răniri, mutilări sau chiar moartea). ♦ Fapt întâmplător, banal, care aduce nenorocire. 2. (fil …

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  • 3 accident — ac·ci·dent n: an unexpected usu. sudden event that occurs without intent or volition although sometimes through carelessness, unawareness, ignorance, or a combination of causes and that produces an unfortunate result (as an injury) for which the… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 Accident — • The obvious division of things into the stable and the unstable Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Accident     Accident     † …

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  • 5 accident — ACCIDENT. s. m. Cas fortuit, ce qui arrive par hazard. Il se prend presque tousjours en mauvaise part. Accident impréveu, inopiné. estrange, funeste accident. il luy est arrivé un grand accident. la vie humaine est sujette à tant d accidents.… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 6 accident — 1 *quality, character, attribute, property Analogous words: mark, *sign, note, badge, token, symptom: characteristic, peculiarity (see corresponding adjectives at CHARACTERISTIC) Antonyms: substance (in philosophy) 2 *chance, hazard, luck, fort …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 Accident — Ac ci*dent, n. [F. accident, fr. L. accidens, dentis, p. pr. of accidere to happen; ad + cadere to fall. See {Cadence}, {Case}.] 1. Literally, a befalling; an event that takes place without one s foresight or expectation; an undesigned, sudden,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Accident N°7 — est un album du groupe de Punk Rock, Justin(e) sorti le 10 novembre 2008 Liste des titres accident n°7 1:27 festen 2:12 des ciseaux et une photocopieuse 2:05 plus de cerveaux , plus d estomac 1:30 hors sujet 1:27 vie de merde 2:47 infaillible… …

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  • 9 Accident — Accident, MD U.S. town in Maryland Population (2000): 353 Housing Units (2000): 162 Land area (2000): 0.496408 sq. miles (1.285690 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.496408 sq. miles (1.285690 sq …

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  • 10 Accident, MD — U.S. town in Maryland Population (2000): 353 Housing Units (2000): 162 Land area (2000): 0.496408 sq. miles (1.285690 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.496408 sq. miles (1.285690 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 11 accident — Accident, m. acut. proprement prins est ce qui advient à la substance, et departir s en peut sans le deperissement d icelle, comme, blancheur, curvature, et semblables. On en use aussi pour cas desastreux, malencontres et infortunes. Selon ce on… …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 12 accident — (n.) late 14c., an occurrence, incident, event, from O.Fr. accident (12c.), from L. accidentem (nom. accidens), prp. of accidere happen, fall out, fall upon, from ad to (see AD (Cf. ad )) + cadere fall (see CASE (Cf …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 13 accident — [n1] unexpected, undesirable event; often physically injurious blow, calamity, casualty, collision, crack up*, disaster, fender bender*, fluke*, hazard, misadventure, misfortune, mishap, pileup*, rear ender*, setback, smash*, smashup*, stack up* …

    New thesaurus

  • 14 accident — [ak′sə dənt] n. [ME < OFr < L accidens, prp. of accidere, to fall upon, happen < ad , to + cadere, to fall: see CASE1] 1. a happening that is not expected, foreseen, or intended 2. an unpleasant and unintended happening, sometimes… …

    English World dictionary

  • 15 Accident — См. Авария Термины атомной энергетики. Концерн Росэнергоатом, 2010 …

    Термины атомной энергетики

  • 16 accident — ACCIDENT: Toujours déplorable ou fâcheux (comme si on devait jamais trouver un malheur une chose réjouissante…) …

    Dictionnaire des idées reçues

  • 17 accident — m DEFINICIJA v. akcident ETIMOLOGIJA engl …

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  • 18 accident — ► NOUN 1) an unfortunate incident that happens unexpectedly and unintentionally. 2) an incident that happens by chance or without apparent cause. 3) chance. ● accidents will happen in the best regulated families Cf. ↑accidents will happen in the… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 19 accident — (a ksi dan) s. m. 1°   Ce qui advient fortuitement. Des accidents bons et mauvais. Tous les accidents de la fortune. Quelque accident qu il plaise à la fortune de m envoyer. La renommée qui se plaît à répandre dans l univers les accidents… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 20 accident — n. unexpected, unpleasant event catastrophe 1) to have, meet with an accident (they had an accident during their trip) 2) to prevent accidents 3) an awful, bad, dreadful, frightful, horrible, nasty, serious, shocking; fatal; near; unavoidable;… …

    Combinatory dictionary


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