Example sentences for: accidental

How can you use “accidental” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • This relationship--known in genetics as "pleiotropy"--seems to be completely accidental, a quirk of evolution.

  • Or maybe it isn't so accidental.

  • The difficulties Bin Ladin began to encounter in Sudan in 1995, his move to Afghanistan in 1996, and the months spent establishing ties with the Taliban may also have played a role, as did Banshiri's accidental drowning.

  • A classic case of this is the accidental discovery of penicillin by Alexander Fleming, though Fleming himself initially paid little attention to the possible therapeutic uses of the mold.

  • But, two months after the death of 2Pac Shakur, the ironies of his passing are looking not so much accidental as suspiciously well orchestrated.

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