coincidence coincidence  /koʊ ˈɪn sɪ dəns/


  1. (n) an event that might have been arranged although it was really accidental
  2. (n) the quality of occupying the same position or area in space
  3. (n) the temporal property of two things happening at the same time


  1. More than half of Americans believe in ''anomalous phenomena'' like clairvoyance, unexplained coincidence, prayer healing and psychokinesis.
  2. Coincidence then is not the improbability of some state of affairs but only instantiated by your awareness of its happening.
  3. In a bizarre coincidence, another N.


  1. Tribe's big bats aren't producing (Speaking of Sports)

    One team struggling, two sluggers not slugging. Coincidence? Discuss. Ok, Let’s. Nick Swisher and Jason Giambi are supposed to be big bats in the Indians’ lineup. That’s SUPPOSED to be. So far? Not so much.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Morning Journal

  2. Baseball: Dodgers' draft picks a case of northern exposure

    The Dodgers' first two picks in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft had a fair amount in common, including what some may see as a minor coincidence.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Daily News

  3. From WKYC.COM / TV 3

    It may just be a coincidence but 911 will be the sentencing date for the last of five suspects in a scheme to blow up a northeast Ohio bridge — a plot that was actually an FBI sting.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: 89.7 WKSU

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  1. "It's not the case, Ballack visited the team in Sicily before the tournament and it was always agreed that he would visit for the quarter-final. It is an unfortunate coincidence that Ballack's departure and Lahm's statement coincided," Bierhoff...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Oliver Bierhoff Source: Times of India

  2. In a nationally televised address, Costas Karamanlis said: "So many fires breaking out simultaneously in so many parts of the country cannot be a coincidence."
    on Aug 26, 2007 By: Costas Karamanlis Source: Malaysia Sun

  3. "This is really a special event," said Melroy. "It is a coincidence, and to me that is one of the best parts about it. This is not something that was planned or orchestrated in any way."
    on Oct 8, 2007 By: Pamela Melroy Source: Houston Chronicle

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