Translation of "incident" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈɪn·sɪ·dənt/ us /ˈɪn·sɪ·dənt/ formal

something that happens, especially something bad

Police are investigating the incident.

(Translation of “incident” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈinsidənt/

an event or happening

incidente, suceso
There was a strange incident in the supermarket today.
incidental /-ˈden-/ adjective

occurring etc by chance in connection with something else

fortuito, casual
an incidental remark.

accompanying (something) but not forming part of it

de acompañamiento, de fondo
He wrote the incidental music for the play.
incidentally /-ˈden-/ adverb

by the way

a propósito
Incidentally, where were you last night?

(Translation of “incident” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)