Definition of incur:
- 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 pass; to enter.
- To render liable or subject to; to occasion.
contract, dumbfound, find, happen, develop, scram, amaze, set out, regain, bump, make, forgive, pick up, aim, fix, flummox, come under, incite, draw, see, experience, arrest, suffer, be (caught/stuck) between a rock and a hard place, pay off, welcome, find oneself, be in the grip of something, line up, come up, mother, start, puzzle, perplex, take over, engender, get down, father, compound, undertake, shoulder, get under one's skin, induce, recover, amortize, let, nonplus, gravel, hold, detect, buzz off, discover, obtain, chance, beat, grow, undergo, have, take in, observe, ascertain, notice, set about, accept, discharge, mystify, feel, bugger off, produce, stimulate, pose, witness, beget, tackle, take on, provoke, not know where/which way to turn, commence, drive, get, baffle, bring forth, liquidate, encounter, begin, vex, stick, liquidation, become, bewilder, come, sustain, prevail, sire, invite, find out, get hold, determine, default, clear, cause, endure, convey, be in dire/desperate straits, go through, start out, pay back, arrive, rule, bring, receive, go, meet, generate, stupefy.
- "Bagh O Bahar, Or Tales of the Four Darweshes", Mir Amman of Dihli.
What she had done to incur Helen Ross's dislike Darsie could not imagine, and, fortunately for herself, she was too large- hearted to suspect that it arose simply from an unattractive girl's jealousy of one whom all had combined to love and admire.- "A College Girl", Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey.
- "Police!!!", Robert W. Chambers.