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She recorded a verdict of accidental death. Times, Sunday Times (2017)You may have accidental damage cover on your home insurance. The Sun (2016)He pointed out this was not the first time that this theory of accidental death had surfaced. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You may have accidental damage cover on your household insurance policy to pay for scratches or stains on fabric or leather. The Sun (2016)A verdict of accidental death was recorded. Times, Sunday Times (2017) Verdict : accidental death. The Sun (2017)But opponents say it will only increase the risk of accidental shootings. The Sun (2013)It is more like an accidental fire which destroys a large factory at an industrial plant. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You should also consider cover for accidental damage as well as insuring your festive food. The Sun (2013)The coroner recorded a verdict of accidental death. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The inquiry returned a verdict of accidental death. ELIZABETH AND MARY: Cousins, Rivals, Queens (2003)The verdict was she took an accidental overdose. The Sun (2015)And accidental fires caused by this phenomenon happen quite often. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You had not chosen to buy the optional accidental damage cover. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She recorded that her death had been accidental. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The risk of death through accidental drug overdose is highest where there is most deprivation. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is worth noting that not all standard home insurance policies automatically include cover for accidental damage. The Sun (2015)He recorded a verdict of accidental death. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Because local rituals include burnt sacrifices, the risk of accidental fires during burials has supposedly increased. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A large wave was blamed and a coroner recorded a verdict of accidental death. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Have on hand in your store cupboard at least some of the following to ensure that you do not waste time in dealing with accidental spills. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)Then came an accidental discovery. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Another accidental discovery was penicillin. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Ledger died of an accidental prescription drug overdose in January, and he gives a memorable performance. Times, Sunday Times (2008)If so, the accidental killing of civilians could be tried in German courts as a war crime. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The 36-year-old film producer is thought to have died from an accidental drugs overdose at his Hollywood home. The Sun (2012)
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British English: accidental /ˌæksɪˈdɛntl/ ADJECTIVE
An accidental event happens by chance or as the result of an accident.
The fire was accidental.
- American English: accidental
- Arabic: عرضي
- Brazilian Portuguese: acidental
- Chinese: 偶然的
- Croatian: slučajan
- Czech: náhodný
- Danish: hændelig
- Dutch: toevallig
- European Spanish: accidental
- Finnish: sattumanvarainen
- French: accidentel
- German: unbeabsichtigt
- Greek: τυχαίος
- Italian: accidentale
- Japanese: 偶然の
- Korean: 우연의
- Norwegian: tilfeldig
- Polish: przypadkowy niezamierzony
- European Portuguese: acidental
- Romanian: accidental
- Russian: случайный
- Spanish: accidental
- Swedish: oavsiktlig
- Thai: เป็นเหตุบังเอิญ
- Turkish: kaza sonucu
- Ukrainian: випадковий
- Vietnamese: tai nạn
Definition of accidental from the Collins English Dictionary
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