accident


accident
'æksidənt
noun
1) (an unexpected happening, often harmful, causing injury etc: There has been a road accident.) accidente
2) (chance: I met her by accident.) casualidad
- accidentally
accident n accidente
by accident por casualidad / sin querer
accident
tr['æksɪdənt]
noun
1 accidente nombre masculino
she had an accident tuvo un accidente
I'm sorry, it was an accident lo siento, lo hice sin querer
2 (coincidence) casualidad nombre femenino
it happened quite by accident fue una pura casualidad
\
SMALLIDIOMATIC EXPRESSION/SMALL
accidents will happen las cosas pasan, lo que tiene que pasar pasa
by accident por casualidad
it was more by accident than design sonó la flauta por casualidad
car accident accidente nombre masculino de coche
accident ['æksədənt] n
1) mishap: accidente m
2) chance: casualidad f
accident
n.
acaso s.m.
accidente s.m.
casualidad s.f.
desgracia s.f.
'æksədənt, 'æksɪdənt
noun
a) c (mishap) accidente m

to have an accident — tener* or sufrir un accidente

their third child was an accident — su tercer hijo fue un descuido

accidents will happen — a cualquiera le puede pasar

b) c u (chance) casualidad f

it is no accident that ... — no es una casualidad or un hecho fortuito que ...

by accident — (by chance) por casualidad; (unintentionally) sin querer

['æksɪdǝnt]
1. N
1) (=mishap) accidente m

to meet with or have an accident — tener or sufrir un accidente

road 2.
2) (=unforeseen event) casualidad f

by accident — (=by chance) por or de casualidad; (=unintentionally) sin querer, involuntariamente

by some accident I found myself there — me encontré allí por accidente

more by accident than design — más por casualidad que por intención

I'm sorry, it was an accident — lo siento, lo hice sin querer

it's no accident that ... — no es casualidad or casual que ...

3) (Geol, Philos) accidente m
2.
CPD

Accident and Emergency Department, accident and emergency N(in hospital) Urgencias fpl

accident black spot N — punto m negro, punto m de alta siniestralidad

(road) accident figures NPL — cifras fpl de accidentes (en carretera)

accident insurance N — seguro m contra accidentes

accident prevention N — prevención f de accidentes

(road) accident statistics NPL — estadísticas fpl de accidentes (en carretera)

* * *
['æksədənt, 'æksɪdənt]
noun
a) c (mishap) accidente m

to have an accident — tener* or sufrir un accidente

their third child was an accident — su tercer hijo fue un descuido

accidents will happen — a cualquiera le puede pasar

b) c u (chance) casualidad f

it is no accident that ... — no es una casualidad or un hecho fortuito que ...

by accident — (by chance) por casualidad; (unintentionally) sin querer


English-spanish dictionary. 2013.

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