Definition of INCIDENTAL


Source: WordNet 3.1

Adjective : INCIDENTAL

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) (sometimes followed by `to') minor or casual or subordinate in significance or nature or occurring as a chance concomitant or consequence; "incidental expenses"; "the road will bring other incidental advantages"; "extra duties incidental to the job"; "labor problems incidental to a rapid expansion"; "confusion incidental to a quick change" ;

  • 2. (

    ) not of prime or central importance; "nonessential to the integral meanings of poetry"- Pubs.MLA; "the character's motives remain accidental to the plot" ;

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