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English definition of “incur”

incur

verb [T]     /ɪnˈkɜːr/ US  /-ˈkɝː/ (-rr-) formal
C2 to experience something, usually something unpleasant , as a result of actions you have taken: to incur debts / fines / bills The play has incurred the wrath / anger of both audiences and critics . Please detail any costs / expenses incurred by you in attending the interview .Experiencing and suffering
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