- n.事故，意外; 偶然
- 复数: accidents;
People gathered at the scene of the accident.
After the accident he began to lead a vegetable life.
He suffered internal injuries in an accident.
After the accident they tried to find out who the people were, but the bodies were too badly mangled to be recognized.
The report on the accident exonerates the bus driver from any responsibility.
The accident wrecked his health.
The accident backed up traffic.
He was disabled in the accident.
The people crowded round the scene of the accident.
There was a discrepancy in the two reports of the accident.
They were frightened to death by the accident.
The average speed of the vehicles correlates closely with the severity of the accident caused.
In the accident, the workers received a heavy dose of radiation.
He has been driving a truck for years and never had an accident.
His eardrum was broken in the accident.
I have ever witnessed a fearful accident.
He was disfigured for life by the burns he received in the accident.
Her daughter's accident had left her curiously unmoved.
The accident jammed up the traffic for half an hour.
The accident resulted in fatalities.
He lost his memory after that accident.
The accident was caused by one motorist completely misapprehending the intentions of the other.
Bill refused to take responsibility for the accident.
There would be an accident if you drive carelessly like this.
He survived the accident with no broken bones.
After the accident I spent six months on crutches .
An inquiry was set up to determine the cause of the accident.
He dislocated his shoulder in the accident.
She only remembered details of the accident under hypnosis .
It will not necessarily reduce road accidents.
College graduates, for example, are particularly interested in driverless cars compared with those who have less education: 59 percent of college graduates said they would like to use a driverless car compared with 38 percent of those with a high-school diploma or lessWhere a person lives matters, toIt will not necessarily reduce road accidents.
There are 20 officers in the Campus Security Division Their job is to handle crime, accidents lost and found items ,and traffic problems on campus.
Responding promptly to accidents and other emergencies is important, but it is their smallest job
The effect holds for all causes of death, whether illness, accident or self-harm.
On March 13, while on duty, Charles McLaughlin, a very careless driver employed by the company Lummis was involved in another accident.
The accident occurred in Riverside California
He added that he had warned Mclaughlin that three preventable accidents in one year could lead to his discharge,as indeed it should.
On the basis of the police report, the Lummis Accident Committee correctly determined that McLaughlin had been quite careless.
She was injured in a car accident two weeks ago and still in critical condition.
He had a narrow escape in a car accident
She got hurt in an accident yesterday.
The word serendipity was coined by Horace Walpole in an 1854 letter, from a tale of three princes who 4twere always making discoveries, by accident, of things they were not in search of.
2017年12月四级真题（第二套）阅读 Section B
It’s no accident that most gas station shave convenience stores attached.
On top of the tragic loss of life, the accident in California will cast a long shadow over the future of space tourism, even before it has properly begun.
The illness is dangerous, because it is involved in half of all automobile accidents.
The serious accident may leave Anna paralyzed.
They range from minor cases of deliberate damaging of things to much more serious offenses, such as car accidents involving drunk drivers or bank robberies but Florence has to report all of these violations from the thief who took typewriters from every unlock room in the dormitory to the thief who stole one million dollars worth of art work from the university museum.
In one study, researchers interview 955 people involved in traffic accidents, the majority of them reported having daydream just before the accident.
2019年12月六级真题（第一套）听力 Section B
virgin Galactic had, prior to this week's accident, seemed closest to starting regular flights.
2015年12月六级真题（第二套）阅读 Section C
After realising an email accident, you are likely to feel awful.
2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读A 题设
But it doesn't happen by accident.
2016年高考英语全国卷2 阅读理解 七选五 原文
If he hadn't reacted quickly, there could have been a terrible accident.
2017年高考英语浙江卷（11月） 完形填空 原文
If the new safety system had been put to use, the accident would never have happened.
2017年高考英语北京卷 单项填空 原文
In general, the kind of news which may be expected to give immediate reward are news of crime and corruption, accidents and disasters, sports, social events, and human interest.
2015年高考英语江苏卷 任务型阅读 原文
It should not cause deadly traffic accidents.
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It's about time they had to be registered and insured, so when they do hit a pedestrian or a vehicle, or cause an accident, at least they can be treated and there might be an opportunity to claim.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读A 原文
Keep it safe at all times, and then you will not have any unpleasant accident, which could ruin your whole weekend.
2016年高考英语全国卷2 听力 原文
Road accidents can actually be avoided.
2015年高考英语湖南卷 阅读理解 阅读A 选项
Unfortunately, it took a horrible accident to change her attitude.
2015年高考英语福建卷 完形填空 原文
We went 10-1 and I was named most valuable player, but I often had crazy dreams in which I was to blame for Miller's accident.
2016年高考英语全国卷3 完形填空 原文
A string of accidents, including the partial collapse of a cooling tower in 207 and the discovery of an underground pipe system leakage, raised serious questions about both Vermont Yankee’s safety and Entergy’s management- especially after the company made misleading statements about the pipe.
Most archaeological sites have been located by means of careful searching, while many others have been discovered by accident.
1. a mishap; especially one causing injury or death
2. anything that happens by chance without an apparent cause
1. =fall,表示"落下,降临"; 2. 引申为偶然发生
incidence 落下的方式, 影响范围
The discovery was a happy accident.
accident and emergency
(Brit.)denoting a hospital department concerned with the provision of immediate treatment to people who are seriously injured in an accident or who are suddenly taken seriously ill
an accident waiting to happen
(informal)a potentially disastrous situation, typically caused by negligent or faulty procedures
accidents will happen in the best regulated famili
(proverb)however careful you try to be, it is inevitable that some unfortunate or unforeseen events will occur
problems like these should not occur, but accidents will happen.
he was able to stop the train without accident.
accident, incident, event, occurrence, happening
意外 偶然事故 意外事件