What does accidentally mean?

Definitions for accidentally
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. by chance, accidentally, circumstantially, unexpectedly(adverb)

    without advance planning

    "they met accidentally"

  2. incidentally, accidentally(adverb)

    of a minor or subordinate nature

    "these magnificent achievements were only incidentally influenced by Oriental models"

  3. unintentionally, accidentally(adverb)

    without intention; in an unintentional manner

    "she hit him unintentionally"

Wiktionary

  1. accidentally(Adverb)

    In an accidental manner; unexpectedly; by chance; casually; fortuitously.

    He discovered penicillin largely accidentally.

  2. accidentally(Adverb)

    Unintentionally.

    He accidentally exposed the bacteria to mold spores.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Accidentally(adverb)

    in an accidental manner; unexpectedly; by chance; unintentionally; casually; fortuitously; not essentially

How to pronounce accidentally?

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How to say accidentally in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of accidentally in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of accidentally in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of accidentally in a Sentence

  1. The Navy:

    The presumed culprits put up resistance and scuffled with Navy personnel, with the unfortunate result that a firearm accidentally discharged, wounding one person, this drew a larger group that attacked the Navy personnel, who withdrew to avoid a confrontation.

  2. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Chaos is a great esthetician who accidentally generated the most beautiful landscapes of nature and the unique beauty of man. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  3. Scott Sicherer:

    It's what a lot of families call trying to be' bite safe.' it's not that you're curing the allergy ; it's not that you're going to be able to eat peanut butter sandwiches, it's really just to have a better threshold so that if you accidentally ate something that had a little bit of peanut in it, maybe you wouldn't have a reaction or the reaction wouldn't be so bad.

  4. Sonny Borrelli:

    That person that was there that was accidentally killed was a qualified individual, i'd like to see the industry come together and come up with their set of standards because they actually know the industry better than a lot of these legislators around here.

  5. Stephen Lesrumat:

    I was worried because the waste is toxic, it could cause health and environment damage if it accidentally spilled into the community.

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