If you do something accidentally on purpose, you do it intentionally but pretend it happened by chance: Ive never liked these glasses of Peters. I might drop them one day - accidentally on purpose.
What is the correct meaning of accidentally?
: in an accidental or unintended manner : by accident I accidentally deleted the file.
What is accidently mean?
: accidentally Law enforcement officials said that an unattended candle accidently lit her living room couch on fire.—
What kind of word is accidentally?
In an accidental manner; unexpectedly; by chance; casually; fortuitously. He discovered penicillin largely accidentally.
What is the opposite word of accidentally?
accidentallyadverb. Antonyms: intentionally, advisedly, deliberately. Synonyms: unintentionally, casually, fortuitously.
What is an accidental mistake?
If something happens accidentally, it didnt happen on purpose — blame it on a mistake, chance, or outside forces. There are things you mean to do, like brushing your hair or buttoning your shirt. Then there are things you do accidentally: you didnt mean for them to happen, but they happened anyway.
What type of word is accidentally?
Accidentally is an adverb - Word Type.
What is accidentally in parts of speech?
ACCIDENTALLY (adverb) definition and synonyms | Macmillan Dictionary.
How do you write accidentally?
accidently. Accidentally is the correct spelling. Accidently is a misspelling.
What are synonyms for accidentally?