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  1. co·in·cide
    IPA[ˌkōənˈsīd]
  2. verb

    • 1. occur at or during the same time:

      publication is timed to coincide with a major exhibition the two events coincided
      Synonym : occur simultaneously, happen together, happen at the same time, be concurrent, coexist, concur, clash, conflict
    • 2. correspond in nature; tally:

      the interests of employers and employees do not always coincide
      Synonym : tally, correspond, agree, accord, concur, match, fit, be in agreement, be consistent, conform, equate, harmonize, be in tune, be compatible, dovetail, correlate, be the same as, parallel, square, jibe, quadrate
    • 3. correspond in position; meet or intersect:

      the two long-distance walks briefly coincide here
    • 4. be in agreement:

      the members of the College coincide in this opinion
  3. Variation

    • v.: verb: coincide, 3rd person present: coincides, gerund or present participle: coinciding, past tense: coincided, past participle: coincided

    • verb

      occur at the same time:

      be present at the same place and at the same time:

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