occurred meaning

EN[əˈkɝd] [əˈkɜːd] [-ɜː(ɹ)d]

    Definition of occurred in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFoccurSGoccursPRoccurringSUF-red
    1. simple past tense and past participle of occur.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Complications such as palirrhea and diarrhea occurring after operation may further aggravate dystrophy.
        • These mutations occur in different protein domains, including K1978Qfs*13 and L2058R in cytosolic nucleotide binding domain 1 and T1519Rfs*7 in exocytoplasmic domains 2.
        • From these data it is evident that the frequent low temperatures may have winterkilled many bare fields of common alfalfa before the ice sheets occurred the latter part of February 1922
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • The police had a stakeout in place where they expected the crime to occur.
        • Moral diversity in the citizen population by itself assures that some discrimination of this kind will occur.
        • In order to lay a foundation for the witness to describe the murder, the prosecutor first had to show that the witness was present when the murder occurred.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Past participles
            • Verb simple past forms

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en occured
        2. en occupied
        3. en accursed
        4. en concurred
        5. en scurred
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of occurred for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "occurred" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
        Difficultness: Level 1
        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 1
        Definite    ➨     Versatile