Definition of 'incur'
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He will also incur costs in selling. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The passenger has been contacted and the airport will be paying for the damages incurred. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The damage incurred to his car dropped him down to fourth place. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Only superficial damage was incurred and the stands and playing surface were unaffected. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The company may also incur a corporation tax charge if any loans are not repaid. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It could also incur costs from criminal proceedings. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Any costs you do incur can also be spread over a longer period with monthly payments. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The difficulties are compounded by there being only one hole thereafter at which to try to recover from any damage incurred. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But it wasn't worth incurring his wrath. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Last night, there were only guesses as to the scale of financial and reputational damage incurred. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But nobody has incurred as much damage as Liverpool. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You also incur stamp duty if the mortgage is more than 125,000. Times, Sunday Times (2007)He also incurred bank charges when making cash withdrawals in Bulgaria. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This "- is also a reminder of how debts incurred by governments are passed down through generations. Christianity Today (2000)Many will also have incurred overdrafts and credit card loans, which are not included in the figures. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A record number are in dispute with hire companies for charges incurred for minor damage and scratches. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There are also other expenses incurred, but these depend upon the method you have chosen to keep your horse. Your First Horse - buying, feeding, caring (1989)They are not hardy in the UK, but they can stand a little frost without incurring damage. Times, Sunday Times (2007)All options will also incur administration costs and in the second case, traders watching their margins, which could reduce the lump sum further. Times, Sunday Times (2015)For example, you may not be covered for any damage incurred to an item while it is being repaired or restored without the insurer's knowledge. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I am unable to determine by what law I ought to incur your wrath and that of your followers. Sources of the West: Readings in Western Civilization, Volume 1: From the Beginning to 1715 (1995)
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Translations for 'incur'
British English: incur VERB
If you incur something unpleasant, it happens to you because of something you have done.
The government had incurred huge debts.
Definition of incur from the Collins English Dictionary
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