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ac·ci·den·tal

accidental

 
 
pronunciation:
aek sih den tl
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part of speech: adjective
definition: not planned or intended.
Their meeting was accidental.The damage to the car was accidental.
antonyms:
planned
similar words:
stray, unexpected
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derivation: accidentally (adv.)
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  • accidentally:
    by accident.
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