Definition and Meanings for occurs
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Occurs is ranked 756 in the ranking of most used words in English
Part of Speech of occurs
intransitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
Etymology of occurs
Meaning of occurs
as intransitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to meet; to clash.
- to go in order to meet; to make reply.
- to meet one's eye; to be found or met with; to present itself; to appear.
- to happen; to take place; as, i will write if opportunity occurs.
- to come to the mind; to arise in the mind; to suggest itself; to be presented to the imagination or memory; -- of an idea or thought; as, it never occurred to me to call john to ask.