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Synonyms for incur
ɪnˈkɜr

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incur(verb)

    make oneself subject to; bring upon oneself; become liable to

    "People who smoke incur a great danger to their health"

    Synonyms:
    obtain, find, receive, get

  2. receive, get, find, obtain, incur(verb)

    receive a specified treatment (abstract)

    "These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"; "His movie received a good review"; "I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions"

    Synonyms:
    pick up, make, mystify, experience, develop, draw, have, find oneself, become, sustain, receive, retrieve, scram, prevail, amaze, stimulate, sire, drive, engender, hold, go, rule, fix, stick, pay back, regain, happen, suffer, feel, beat, set about, get down, get under one's skin, contract, bring forth, grow, dumbfound, stupefy, start, welcome, arrest, meet, witness, bring, bewilder, see, mother, chance, take, buzz off, catch, let, come up, obtain, beget, puzzle, flummox, invite, ascertain, get, generate, capture, find, baffle, produce, get hold, start out, pose, vex, aim, induce, find out, perplex, recover, bump, notice, gravel, begin, fetch, father, determine, commence, discover, encounter, arrive, set out, convey, acquire, come, line up, pay off, detect, bugger off, cause, take in, observe, nonplus

Wiktionary

  1. incur(verb)

    To render somebody liable or subject to.

    Synonyms:
    occasion

  2. incur(verb)

    Synonyms:
    contract, encounter

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. incur

    Synonyms:
    meet, run

    Antonyms:
    avoid, shun, elude, escape

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. incur(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    contract, become liable to, become subject to

  2. incur(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    bring on

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    hire, engage, assume

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How to use incur in a sentence?

  1. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    The Palestinians're pushing civilians – women, children – into the line of fire with a view of getting casualties. We try to minimize casualties. The Palestinians're trying to incur casualties in order to put pressure on Israel, which is horrible.

  2. John McDonnell:

    There should be no sales of RBS shares, full-stop. But because of this government's obsession with privatization, the taxpayers who bailed out the bank will now incur an enormous loss.

  3. Yar Chaikovsky:

    You really need to focus on, are you willing to back it up with litigation, because you cannot monetize through licensing without being willing to incur the risk of litigation,” Mr. Chaikovsky explained. “If you are not willing to put up a fight, everyone else knows that therefore you cannot monetize your patent.”

  4. Jeff Miller:

    We are sensitive to the financial hardship families incur and challenges presented due to the cost of school breakfast and lunches, our staff, in coordination with Family Support Specialists, will continue to work with families to ensure they have access to all available resources to assist with purchasing school meals.

  5. Titus Maccius Plautus:

    There are occasions when it is undoubtedly better to incur loss than to make gain.


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