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English Meaning(s) for 事故

noun
  1. accident; incident; trouble
  2. circumstances; reasons

Definition and Synonyms for 事故

Chance Event anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause
Synonyms: アクシデント, もしもの事, 事変, 事故, 変事, 急変, 異変, 間違い, 間違う, 間違え, 間違える
Accident an unfortunate mishap
Synonyms: アクシデント, 事故, 交通事故, 人身事故
Misadventure an instance of misfortune
Synonyms: 事故, 変事, 災難
Accident especially one causing damage or injury
Synonyms: アクシデント, 事故, 交通事故, 人身事故

Meanings for each kanji in 事故

matter; thing; fact; business; reason; possibly Kanji Details »
happenstance; especially; intentionally; reason; cause; circumstances; the late; therefore; consequently Kanji Details »

Categories 事故 is a member of

Occurrence an event that happens
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Misfortune unnecessary and unforeseen trouble resulting from an unfortunate event
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Misadventure an instance of misfortune
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Sample Sentences for 事故

There must have been an accident up ahead.
Having read the newspaper, I know about the accident.
Accidents will happen.
The Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency upped the level of the incident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant from level 5 to level 7.
Accidents often result from carelessness.

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