accidentally Meaning in the Essential American Dictionary

Meaning of "accidentally" in Essential American English Dictionary


If you do something bad accidentally, you do it without wanting to or planning to: I accidentally knocked over a glass of water.
Translations of “accidentally”
in Korean 우연하게…
in Arabic مُصادَفَة, بِطَريقة عارِضة…
in Portuguese acidentalmente…
in Catalan sense voler…
in Japanese 誤って, うっかり…
in Italian accidentalmente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 偶然地, 意外地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偶然地, 意外地…
(Definition of accidentally from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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