Definitions For Incident


  • A single distinct event
  • A public disturbance
  • An unexpected and usually unpleasant thing that happens
  • An event or disagreement that is likely to cause serious problems in relations between countries


  • (sometimes followed by to') minor or casual or subordinate in significance or nature or occurring as a chance concomitant or consequence
  • Falling or striking of light rays on something

Is Incident a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Incident is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Incident in a Sentence

  • We just want to put that embarrassing incident behind us.
  • Two people were shot yesterday in two separate incidents.
  • Aside from a few isolated incidents, the crowd was well-behaved.

Synonyms for Incident

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