Example sentences for: accidentally

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

  • One organization took an even broader view, targeting awareness efforts also at custodians and security guards, after a night security guard accidentally destroyed some important data while playing games on a computer after hours.

  • There was the unfortunate occasion when we accidentally (albeit repeatedly) linked the word "Netscape" to a site for devil worshipers.

  • According to the story, one day in 1969, while shopping in downtown Minneapolis, Frederick accidentally walked into the view of a camera crew shooting the opening of the Mary Tyler Moore Show and was captured on film.

  • More enlivening by far is Love and Death on Long Island , in which another aging protagonist (John Hurt), a clubby English novelist poignantly out of touch with modern society, goes on another soulful quest, developing an obsession with a beautiful teen idol (Jason Priestley) whom he accidentally sees on-screen in a film called Hot Pants College 2 . First-time director Richard Kwietniowski has fun with the collision of high and low culture, and he does elegant work.

  • Richard Gordon, Professor of Radiology at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada, somewhat accidentally laid the foundations of ‘diatom nanotechnology’ in 1988 when he was invited to give a lecture at an engineering conference.

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