incidental

  • 1incidental — in·ci·den·tal /ˌin sə dent əl/ adj 1: subordinate or secondary in importance or position incidental benefits 2: incident 3: occurring by chance or in isolation incidental use of a person s …

    Law dictionary

  • 2incidental — in‧ci‧den‧tal [ˌɪnsˈdentl◂] adjective incidental costs/​expenses etc ACCOUNTING small amounts of money which are spent at various times as part of a larger bill: • The Law Centre has to meet the incidental expenses of the committee, such as… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3Incidental — In ci*den tal, a. Happening, as an occasional event, without regularity; coming without design; casual; accidental; hence, not of prime concern; subordinate; collateral; as, an incidental conversation; an incidental occurrence; incidental… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4incidental — INCIDENTÁL, Ă, incidentali, e, adj. (Adesea adverbial) Care intervine întâmplător; accidental. – Din fr. incidentel. Trimis de valeriu, 21.07.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  INCIDENTÁL adj. 1. v. întâmplător. 2. v. neprevăzut. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007 …

    Dicționar Român

  • 5incidental — [in΄sə dent′ l] adj. [ML incidentalis] 1. a) happening as a result of or in connection with something more important; casual [incidental benefits] b) likely to happen as a result or concomitant: with to [troubles incidental to divorce] 2.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6Incidental — In ci*den tal, n. An incident; that which is incidental; esp., in the plural, an aggregate of subordinate or incidental items not particularized; as, the expense of tuition and incidentals. Pope. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7incidental — ► ADJECTIVE 1) occurring as a minor accompaniment or by chance in connection with something else. 2) (incidental to) liable to happen as a consequence of. ► NOUN ▪ an incidental detail, expense, etc …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8incidental — (adj.) casual, occasional, 1610s, from M.L. incidentalis, from incidens (see INCIDENT (Cf. incident) (n.)). Incidentals (n.) occasional expenses, etc., is attested by 1707 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9incidental — adj. 2 g. Que sobrevém por incidente …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 10incidental — *accidental, casual, fortuitous, contingent, adventitious Analogous words: *subordinate, secondary, collateral: associated, related, linked, connected (see JOIN) Antonyms: essential (sense 2) Contrasted words: fundamental, cardinal, vital (see… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11incidental — [adj] related; minor accidental, accompanying, adventitious, ancillary, attendant, by the way*, casual, chance, circumstantial, coincidental, concomitant, concurrent, contingent, contributing, contributory, fluke*, fortuitous, irregular,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 12incidental — adjetivo 1. Que sucede como algo secundario en relación con alguna cosa: En la reunión se ha llegado a acuerdos importantes, los insultos sólo fueron incidentales. 2. Que tiene poca importancia o trascendencia: Lo importante es que estudies, las… …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 13incidental — 1. adj. Que sobreviene en algún asunto y tiene alguna relación con él. 2. Dicho de una cosa o de un hecho: Accesorio, de menor importancia …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 14incidental — I UK [ˌɪnsɪˈdent(ə)l] / US adjective 1) related to something but considered less important an incidental observation incidental expenses (= small costs connected with an activity): You will receive an allowance for meals and incidental expenses.… …

    English dictionary

  • 15incidental — in|ci|den|tal1 [ ,ınsı dentl ] adjective 1. ) related to something but considered less important: an incidental observation incidental expenses (=small costs connected with an activity): You will receive an allowance for meals and incidental… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16incidental — in|ci|den|tal1 [ˌınsıˈdentl] adj 1.) happening or existing in connection with something else that is more important ▪ Increased motivation is more than an incidental benefit of reward schemes. incidental to ▪ companies that carry out investment… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17incidental — adj. VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ entirely, purely ▪ Any resemblance of a character in this book to a living person is purely incidental. ▪ merely …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 18incidental — adj. incidental to (problems incidental to growing up) * * * [ˌɪnsɪ dent(ə)l] incidental to (problems incidental to growing up) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19incidental — 1 adjective 1 happening or existing in connection with something else that is more important: minor incidental details | incidental expenses (=small expenses connected with a particular activity): Keep a record of any incidental expenses on your… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20incidental — {{#}}{{LM I21339}}{{〓}} {{SynI21882}} {{[}}incidental{{]}} ‹in·ci·den·tal› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} {{<}}1{{>}} Que constituye un incidente. {{<}}2{{>}} De poca importancia o no esencial: • una cuestión incidental.{{○}} {{<}}3{{>}} {{♂}}En… …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos