Definitions for coincideˌkoʊ ɪnˈsaɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coincide, co-occur, cooccur(verb)

    go with, fall together

  2. concur, coincide(verb)

    happen simultaneously

    "The two events coincided"

  3. coincide(verb)

    be the same

    "our views on this matter coincided"

Wiktionary

  1. coincide(Verb)

    To occupy exactly the same space.

    The two squares coincide nicely.

  2. coincide(Verb)

    To occur at the same time.

    The conference will coincide with his vacation.

  3. coincide(Verb)

    To correspond, concur, or agree.

    Our ideas coincide, except in certain areas.

  4. Origin: From coïncider, from coincidere (co- + incidere)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coincide(noun)

    to occupy the same place in space, as two equal triangles, when placed one on the other

  2. Coincide(noun)

    to occur at the same time; to be contemporaneous; as, the fall of Granada coincided with the discovery of America

  3. Coincide(noun)

    to correspond exactly; to agree; to concur; as, our aims coincide

  4. Origin: [L. co- + incidere to fall on; in + cadere to fall: cf. F. concider. See Chance, n.]

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'coincide' in Verbs Frequency: #825

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Perry:

    You'll notice these optimum months coincide with when we have the most sunlight in the UK.

  2. Dilma Rousseff:

    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.

  3. Attorney General Jesus Murillo:

    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.

  4. Paul de Man:

    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.

  5. Denys Zhadanov:

    Adjust strategically with Apple’s editorial calendar, say everyone knows that the back-to-school campaign starts in August, so if you have an app for students, make a new release or a price drop to coincide with that.

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