concomitant
[ kon-kom-i-tuhnt ]
Share
next word
Part of SpeechadjectiveOrigin + Etymology
Late 16th century; from late Latin concomitant- 'accompanying', from concomitari, from con- 'together with' + comitari, from Latin comes 'companion'
Synonyms
adjective
accessoryjointfellow
Antonyms
adjective
accidentalchanceunrelated
Definition
adjectiveexisting or occurring with something else, often in a lesser way; accompanying; concurrent
Examples
adjectiveHe loved rock climbing, with all its concomitant dangers.
Usage Over Time
Stay Connected

Sign up to receive the word of the day, sent straight to your inbox.

By submitting this form, you are agreeing to our Terms of Use.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.