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"incidentals" in British English

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incidentalsnoun [plural]

uk   /ɪn.sɪˈden.təlz/  us   /-t̬əlz/
details or ​costs that ​relate to something but are less ​important or ​smaller than the ​mainones: Take some ​foreigncurrency to ​cover incidentals like the ​taxifare to ​yourhotel.
(Definition of incidentals from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"incidentals" in American English

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incidentalsplural noun

 us   /ˌɪn·səˈden·təlz/
unimportantfacts: She may be ​wrong on incidentals, but she’s never ​wrong in ​substance. Incidentals are also ​smallexpenses: I need ​money for incidentals like ​coffee.
(Definition of incidentals from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “incidentals”
in Chinese (Simplified) 杂项, 杂费…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雜項, 雜費…
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