Meaning of “incur” in the English Dictionary

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"incur" in American English

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incurverb [ T ]

us /ɪnˈkɜr/ -rr-

to experience something bad as a result of actions you have taken:

We incurred heavy expenses to repair the poor work done by the builder.

(Definition of “incur” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"incur" in Business English

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incurverb [ T ]

uk /ɪnˈkɜːr/ us -rr-

to be made to lose money or have to pay a charge:

incur a charge/fine/fee
Companies incur additional costs in dealing with non-paying customers.
The client will remain liable for any loss incurred by the contractor.

(Definition of “incur” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)