What does the word incur mean?

Usage examples for incur

  1. He determined to incur any risk, to leave no stone unturned in order to bring the criminal to justice, whoever he might be. – The Master Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve and John W. Grey
  2. To send the hunters out again was but to incur the futile loss of life and thus weaken the garrison. – The Story of Old Fort Loudon by Charles Egbert Craddock