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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a way that was not planned, but is the result of something else. By the way.

Usage examples (37)
  • Happiness, in this world, if it comes at all, comes incidentally. Make it the object of pursuit, and it leads us on a wild-goose chase, and it is never attained.
  • These magnificent achievements were only incidentally influenced by Oriental models
  • It is a title incidentally which, in the political sense, might well be applied to modern Turkey as a whole.
  • Practicality, incidentally, is rated from 0 to 10. for more
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