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Definition of Occur

Occur

  1. To meet; to clash.
  2. To go in order to meet; to make reply.
  3. To meet one's eye; to be found or met with; to present itself; to offer; to appear; to happen; to take place; as, I will write if opportunity occurs.
  4. To meet or come to the mind; to suggest itself; to be presented to the imagination or memory.

Occur Quotations

It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.
Nelson Mandela

Scientists have demonstrated that dramatic, positive changes can occur in our lives as a direct result of facing an extreme challenge - whether it's coping with a serious illness, daring to quit smoking, or dealing with depression. Researchers call this 'post-traumatic growth.'
Jane McGonigal

Your performance depends on your people. Select the best, train them and back them. When errors occur, give sharper guidance. If errors persist or if the fit feels wrong, help them move on. The country cannot afford amateur hour in the White House.
Donald Rumsfeld

True life is lived when tiny changes occur.
Leo Tolstoy

Change means movement. Movement means friction. Only in the frictionless vacuum of a nonexistent abstract world can movement or change occur without that abrasive friction of conflict.
Saul Alinsky
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Occur Translations

occur in Afrikaans is gebeur, plaatsvind, geskie
occur in Danish is ske
occur in Dutch is gebeuren, aan de hand zijn
occur in Finnish is tapahtua
occur in German is eintreten, auftreten, vorfallen, auftreten
occur in Italian is accadere, succedere, esibirsi, entrare
occur in Latin is emergo, contingo, evello, incido, accido
occur in Portuguese is ocorra