What does the word occurrence mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Anevent; happening.

Usage examples for occurrence

  1. Planus described the terrible occurrence of the evening, the meeting with Sidonie; and you can imagine the- Oh! – Fromont and Risler, Complete by Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  2. A marriage is reckoned an event, and causes some gossip: a birth does not,- possibly because of the fact that it is a weekly occurrence. – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess