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Synonyms for incidentalˌɪn sɪˈdɛn tl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incidental expense, incidental, minor expense(noun)

    (frequently plural) an expense not budgeted or not specified

    "he requested reimbursement of $7 for incidental expenses"

    Synonyms:
    incidental expense, incidental, minor expense

    Antonyms:
    elemental, radical, primary, antecedent, fundamental, basal, essential, base, elementary, underlying, grassroots, rudimentary, basic

  2. incidental(adj)

    an item that is incidental

    Synonyms:
    incidental expense, minor expense

    Antonyms:
    base, rudimentary, essential, basal, grassroots, underlying, fundamental, elementary, elemental, primary, radical, basic, antecedent

  3. incidental, incident(adj)

    (sometimes followed by `to') minor or casual or subordinate in significance or nature or occurring as a chance concomitant or consequence

    "incidental expenses"; "the road will bring other incidental advantages"; "extra duties incidental to the job"; "labor problems incidental to a rapid expansion"; "confusion incidental to a quick change"

    Synonyms:
    accompanying, ensuant, sequent, incident, consequent, resultant, attendant, nonessential, incidental, concomitant

    Antonyms:
    basal, elemental, antecedent, base, primary, essential, radical, elementary, grassroots, fundamental, underlying, basic, rudimentary

  4. incidental, nonessential(adj)

    not of prime or central importance

    "nonessential to the integral meanings of poetry"- Pubs.MLA

    Synonyms:
    accompanying, ensuant, sequent, incident, consequent, resultant, attendant, nonessential, incidental, concomitant

    Antonyms:
    rudimentary, radical, elementary, elemental, grassroots, fundamental, antecedent, primary, underlying, basal, basic, base, essential

  5. attendant, consequent, accompanying, concomitant, incidental, ensuant, resultant, sequent(adj)

    following or accompanying as a consequence

    "an excessive growth of bureaucracy, with attendant problems"; "snags incidental to the changeover in management"; "attendant circumstances"; "the period of tension and consequent need for military preparedness"; "the ensuant response to his appeal"; "the resultant savings were considerable"

    Synonyms:
    accompanying, ensuant, consecutive, sequent, incident, consequent, attendant, resultant, incidental, nonessential, serial, successive, concomitant, sequential

    Antonyms:
    elemental, essential, base, antecedent, fundamental, radical, rudimentary, underlying, elementary, basal, primary, grassroots, basic

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. incidental(a.)

    Synonyms:
    accidental, casual, fortuitous, contingent

  2. incidental(a.)

    Synonyms:
    occasional, adventitious, extraneous, non-essential

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