incurring

34 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ɪnkˈɜːɹɪŋ], [ɪnkˈɜːɹɪŋ], [ɪ_n_k_ˈɜː_ɹ_ɪ_ŋ]

Synonyms:

acquiring (verb)

accumulating, acquiring, adding, amassing, annexing, assuming, bagging, buying, capturing, catching, claiming, collecting, cornering, fetching, garnering, getting, harvesting, heaping, landing, luring, netting, obtaining, palming, pocketing, procuring, purchasing, reaping, receiving, retrieving, scoring, securing, taking, winning, wrangling.

Rhymes for Incurring:

  1. purring, whirring, during, blurring, stirring, spurring;
  2. concurring, demurring, recurring, deferring, inferring, preferring, conferring, deterring, transferring, occurring, referring;

Quotes for Incurring:

  1. It is better to die than to preserve this life by incurring disgrace. The loss of life causes but a moment's grief, but disgrace brings grief every day of one's life. Chanakya.
  2. I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence. Frederick Douglass.
  3. Well may the boldest fear and the wisest tremble when incurring responsibilities on which may depend our country's peace and prosperity, and in some degree the hopes and happiness of the whole human family. James K. Polk.