coincide, co-occur, cooccur(verb)
go with, fall together
"The two events coincided"
be the same
"our views on this matter coincided"
To occupy exactly the same space.
The two squares coincide nicely.
To occur at the same time.
The conference will coincide with his vacation.
To correspond, concur, or agree.
Our ideas coincide, except in certain areas.
Origin: From coïncider, from coincidere (co- + incidere)
to occupy the same place in space, as two equal triangles, when placed one on the other
to occur at the same time; to be contemporaneous; as, the fall of Granada coincided with the discovery of America
to correspond exactly; to agree; to concur; as, our aims coincide
Origin: [L. co- + incidere to fall on; in + cadere to fall: cf. F. concider. See Chance, n.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kō-in-sīd′, v.i. to fall in with, or agree, in opinion: to correspond: to be identical.—ns. Coin′cidence, act or condition of coinciding: the occurrence of an event at the same time as another event, without any apparent connection; Coin′cidency.—adjs. Coin′cident, Coincident′al.—adv. Coin′cidently. [L. co-, together, incidĕre—in, in, cadĕre, to fall.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'coincide' in Verbs Frequency: #825
The numerical value of coincide in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of coincide in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Many of Renan's proposals fully coincide with our own, they show on the part of the Senate an inclination to help Brazil find a way out of its difficulties as fast as possible.
This scientific proof confirms that the remains found at the scene coincide with the evidence of the investigation, we will continue with the probe until all the guilty have been arrested.
The ambivalence of writing is such that it can be considered both an act and an interpretive process that follows after an act with which it cannot coincide. As such, it both affirms and denies its own nature.
It would have been extremely far-thinking of people 30 years ago to sentence Mr. Pollard and set this mandatory release date to coincide with the Iran deal. And if they were able to pull that off I would be quite impressed.
It would be best if baseball were part of the Winter Olympics (to coincide with baseball's off-season), the Olympics are all about getting the best in the world. Without disrespecting the players who played before, the Olympics were just not getting the best players.
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- съответствувам, съвпадамBulgarian
- zusammenfallen, übereinstimmenGerman
- 重なる, 一致, 相当Japanese
- coincidéierenLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- coïncideren, samenvallenDutch
- совпасть, совмещаться, совпадать, соответствовать, совместитьсяRussian
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