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synonyms for occurrence

  • accident
  • circumstance
  • episode
  • existence
  • incidence
  • incident
  • instance
  • manifestation
  • situation
  • adventure
  • affair
  • appearance
  • condition
  • contingency
  • emergency
  • event
  • exigency
  • juncture
  • materialization
  • occasion
  • pass
  • piece
  • proceeding
  • routine
  • scene
  • state
  • thing
  • transaction
  • transpiration
See also synonyms for: occurrences / reoccurrence

antonyms for occurrence

MOST RELEVANT
  • denial
  • reality
  • refusal
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How to use occurrence in a sentence

While the DoJ had submitted inquiries to the company, Clover Health downplayed the issue, characterizing it as a regular occurrence in the industry that it did not consider material to its investors.
A SHORT SELLER VS. CHAMATH PALIHAPITIYALUCINDA SHENFEBRUARY 5, 2021FORTUNE
We can thank some combination of Oklahoma State and the NCAA for delivering the sort of subplot that has been a once-every-few-years occurrence.
NCAA TOURNAMENT BRACKETOLOGY: OKLAHOMA STATE WILL PROBABLY MAKE IT DESPITE ITS POSTSEASON BANPATRICK STEVENSJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In an essay in August, when global covid-19 deaths stood at around 600,000, Bill Gates pointed out that climate change fatalities could reach that level by 2060—but as an annual occurrence.
THE PANDEMIC TAUGHT US HOW NOT TO DEAL WITH CLIMATE CHANGEJAMES TEMPLEJANUARY 1, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Either we try to piece the world back together as it was before this catastrophic occurrence, or we can use this shared event as the founding moment of a unifying global narrative.
THESE WERE THE 15 MOST-READ SINGULARITY HUB STORIES OF 2020SINGULARITY HUB STAFFDECEMBER 26, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
It’s a common occurrence that the agency has failed to address.
THEY MADE A REVOLUTIONARY SYSTEM TO PROTECT PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES. NOW IT’S FALLING APART.BY AMY SILVERMAN FOR ARIZONA DAILY STARDECEMBER 12, 2020PROPUBLICA
There were four reported cases of recipients suffering Bell’s palsy, an often temporary and non–life threatening paralysis of facial muscles, but the FDA has said those occurrences were consistent with the rate in the general population.
SIDE EFFECTS, DOSAGE, PRICE, AND MORE: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT PFIZER’S COVID-19 VACCINEDZANEMORRISDECEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
In Mitchell, the medical emergency helicopter, once a rare occurrence, now comes nearly every day, ferrying the growing number of people desperately ill with covid-19 to a hospital that might be able to save them.
A RURAL S.D. COMMUNITY IGNORED THE VIRUS FOR MONTHS. THEN PEOPLE STARTED DYING.ANNIE GOWENDECEMBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Giffords watched her husband’s swearing-in from the visitors’ gallery, a rare occurrence as the public galleries in the chamber have been largely closed since mid-March because of the coronavirus.
MARK KELLY SWORN IN AS SENATOR, GIVING ARIZONA TWO DEMOCRATIC SENATORS FOR FIRST TIME IN MORE THAN SIX DECADESFELICIA SONMEZDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Unlike the TVA, Georgia Power has purchased land without the occurrence of a sudden catastrophe.
A POWER COMPANY’S QUIET LAND-BUYING SPREE COULD SHIELD IT FROM COAL ASH CLEANUP COSTSBY MAX BLAU FOR GEORGIA HEALTH NEWSNOVEMBER 24, 2020PROPUBLICA
Specifics like the setting, the weather, the people, and the events combine to create an occurrence that has never happened before and will never happen again.
THE 10-STEP GUIDE TO SURVIVAL IN AN EMERGENCYBY TIM MACWELCH/OUTDOOR LIFESEPTEMBER 29, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
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WORDS RELATED TO OCCURRENCE

  • adventure
  • circumstance
  • contingency
  • fate
  • fluke
  • fortuity
  • fortune
  • happening
  • luck
  • occasion
  • occurrence
  • turn
  • accession
  • advent
  • appearance
  • approach
  • arriving
  • debarkation
  • disembarkation
  • entrance
  • happening
  • homecoming
  • influx
  • ingress
  • landing
  • meeting
  • occurrence
  • return
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.