1 make oneself subject to; bring upon oneself; become liable to; "People who smoke incur a great danger to their health"
2 receive a specified treatment (abstract); "These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"; "His movie received a good review"; "I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions" [syn: receive, get, find, obtain] [also: incurring, incurred]
- To meet or fall in with, as something inconvenient, harmful, or onerous; to put one's self in the way of; to expose one's self to; to become liable or subject to; to bring down upon one's self; to encounter; to contract; as, to incur debt, danger, displeasure/ penalty, responsibility, etc.
- To render liable or subject to; to occasion.
- To pass; to enter.
To meet or fall in with, as something inconvenient, harmful, or onerous; to put one's self in the way of
To render liable or subject to; to occasion
To pass; to enter