One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
less important, of less importance, secondary, subsidiary, subordinate, ancillary, auxiliary
minor, peripheral, background, by-the-way, by-the-by, non-essential, inessential, unimportant, insignificant, inconsequential, unnecessary, trivial, trifling, negligible, petty, tangential, extrinsic, extraneous, dispensable, expendable
2‘the implications of this incidental discovery’
chance, by chance, accidental, by accident, random, casual, fortuitous, serendipitous, adventitious, coincidental, unlooked-for
3‘the risks necessarily incidental to a fireman's job’
connected with, related to, associated with, accompanying, attending, attendant on, concomitant to
1incidentals‘an allowance to cover meals, taxis, and other incidentals’
extras, contingencies, odds and ends
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