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Definition of Coincide


  1. To occupy the same place in space, as two equal triangles, when placed one on the other.
  2. To occur at the same time; to be contemporaneous; as, the fall of Granada coincided with the discovery of America.
  3. To correspond exactly; to agree; to concur; as, our aims coincide.

Coincide Quotations

Vengeance is not the point; change is. But the trouble is that in most people's minds the thought of victory and the thought of punishing the enemy coincide.
Barbara Deming

So, if falling crime rates coincide with the rise of violent video games and increasing violence on TV and at the cinema, should we conclude that media violence is causing the drop in crime rates?
Hugh Mackay

Look, people are allowed their own opinions and they don't always coincide with yours. As an artist you just have to keep plugging on.
Paul McCartney

A lady is nothing very specific. One man's lady is another man's woman; sometimes, one man's lady is another man's wife. Definitions overlap but they almost never coincide.
Russell Lynes

The best compliment to a child or a friend is the feeling you give him that he has been set free to make his own inquiries, to come to conclusions that are right for him, whether or not they coincide with your own.
Alistair Cooke
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Coincide Translations

coincide in Dutch is elkaar dekken, congruent zijn
coincide in French is coincidez, coincident, coincider, convenir
coincide in Portuguese is coincida
coincide in Spanish is coincidir
coincide in Swedish is sammanfalla
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