Coincidence Definition

kō-ĭnsĭ-dəns, -dĕns
coincidences
noun
coincidences
The state or fact of occupying the same relative position or area in space.
American Heritage
The fact or condition of coinciding.
Webster's New World
An accidental and remarkable occurrence of events or ideas at the same time, suggesting but lacking a causal relationship.
Webster's New World
The definition of a coincidence is an example of two things relating to each other or having some connection that was unexpected.
An example of a coincidence is when you unexpectedly run into your friend in the mall.
YourDictionary

Of objects, the property of being coincident; occurring at the same time or place.

Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Coincidence

Noun

Singular:
coincidence
Plural:
coincidences

Origin of Coincidence

  • From French coïncidence.

    From Wiktionary

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