What does incurring mean?

Definitions for incurring

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incurring(noun)

    acquiring or coming into something (usually undesirable)

    "incurring debts is easier than paying them"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Incurring

    of Incur


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of incurring in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of incurring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Henry James:

    The only obligation to which in advance we may hold a novel, without incurring the accusation of being arbitrary, is that it be interesting.

  2. Frederick Douglas:

    I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.

  3. John Hart:

    I want to emphasize these transactions do not indicate plans to grow debt, our focus remains on balancing capital expenditures with cash flows, and therefore not incurring additional debt.

  4. The Swiss government:

    Additional measures and adjustments are required to boost the resilience of systemically important banks further and to make their restructuring or orderly resolution possible without taxpayers incurring any costs.

  5. George Bernard Shaw:

    Let a short Act of Parliament be passed, placing all street musicians outside the protection of the law, so that any citizen may assail them with stones, sticks, knives, pistols, or bombs without incurring any penalties.

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