AskDefine | Define coincide

Dictionary Definition

coincide

Verb

1 go with, fall together [syn: co-occur, cooccur]
2 happen simultaneously; "The two events coincided" [syn: concur]
3 be the same; "our views on this matter coincided"

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

From coincider, from coincidere (co- + incidere)

Verb

  1. To occupy exactly the same space.
    The two squares coincide nicely.
  2. To occur at the same time.
    The conference will coincide with his vacation.
  3. To correspond, concur, or agree.
    Our ideas coincide, except in certain areas.

Translations

To occupy exactly the same space
To occur at the same time
To correspond

Derived terms

Italian

Verb

coincide

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

accompany, accord, agree, agree in opinion, agree with, answer to, assent, associate, assort with, be consistent, be in cahoots, be in phase, be in time, be of one, be uniform with, check, chime, chime in with, close with, coact, coadunate, coexist, coextend, cohere, collaborate, collude, combine, concert, concord, concur, conform, conform to, conform with, conjoin, connive, consist with, conspire, contemporize, cooperate, correspond, ditto, dovetail, echo, equal, fall in together, fall in with, fit together, go along with, go together, go with, hang together, happen together, harmonize, hit, hold together, interlock, intersect, isochronize, jibe, join, keep in step, keep pace with, line up, lock, match, meet, overlap, parallel, register, register with, respond to, side with, sing in chorus, sort with, square, square with, stand together, strike in with, synchronize, synergize, tally, time, unite
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