occur occur  /ə ˈkɜr/


  1. (v) come to pass
  2. (v) come to one's mind; suggest itself
  3. (v) to be found to exist



  1. A comparable eclipse will not occur again until the year 2150.
  2. Directors talk about their master images, the images that occur in more than one film because they express something fundamental about the way the filmmakers see things.
  3. Seizures sometimes occur immediately after a stroke.


  1. Safety Tips For Ride To Work Day

    TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)-Many people will be pedaling to work Monday for an event that happens once a year: Ride to Work Day. Ride to Work Day is a great way to help the environment, but almost one third of motorcycle and bike accidents that occur in America happen at intersections.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WIBW Topeka

  2. Wine: Serve up some back-yard delights for Dad on Father’s Day

    Does it occur to you that Father’s Day, which comes Sunday, June 16, gets short shrift compared to Mother’s Day? Surveys say 83 percent of U.S. adults celebrate Mom, but only 76 percent do it up for Dad. We spend $140 on mami but just $106 on papi, scolds the National Federation of Retailers.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Pantagraph

  3. First concert ever planned for inside Miller Caves

    MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A concert is planned for Sunday night, June 16th — the first of its kind to occur...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: FOX 6 Milwaukee

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languish languish
/ˈlæŋɡ wɪʃ /