Synonyms of accident in English:

accident

noun

  • 1 an accident at work
    mishap, misadventure, unfortunate incident, mischance, misfortune, disaster, tragedy, catastrophe, calamity
    technical casualty
  • 2 she was injured in a highway accident
    crash, collision, smash, bump, car crash;
    wreck
  • 3 it is no accident that there is a similarity between them
    (mere) chance, coincidence, twist of fate, freak;
    fluke, bit of luck, serendipity;
    fate, fortuity, fortune, providence, happenstance
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