Synonyms of incident in English:


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1‘his memories of incidents from his youth’

event, occurrence, occasion, episode, experience, happening, proceeding, eventuality, affair, business
adventure, exploit, escapade, deed, feat
matter, circumstance, fact, development

2‘police are now investigating the incident’

disturbance, fracas, melee, commotion, rumpus, scene
fight, skirmish, clash, brawl, free-for-all, encounter, conflict, confrontation, altercation, contretemps
Irish, North American, Australian donnybrook
West Indian bangarang
informal ruction, ruckus, argy-bargy
British informal Soccer afters
dated Law affray

3‘the journey was not without incident’

excitement, adventure, exciting experiences, drama
danger, peril, dangerous experiences, perilous experiences