[syn: concur, coincide]
3. be the same;
- Example: "our views on this matter coincided"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Coincide \Co`in*cide"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Coincided; p. pr.
& vb. n. Coinciding.] [L. co- + incidere to fall on; in +
cadere to fall: cf. F. co["i]ncider. See Chance, n.]
1. To occupy the same place in space, as two equal triangles,
when placed one on the other.
If the equator and the ecliptic had coincided, it
would have rendered the annual revoluton of the
earth useless. --Cheyne.
2. To occur at the same time; to be contemporaneous; as, the
fall of Granada coincided with the discovery of America.
3. To correspond exactly; to agree; to concur; as, our aims
The rules of right jugdment and of good
ratiocination often coincide with each other.
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
83 Moby Thesaurus words for "coincide":
accompany, accord, agree, agree in opinion, agree with, answer to,
assent, associate, assort with, be consistent, be in cahoots,
be in phase, be in time, be of one, be uniform with, check, chime,
chime in with, close with, coact, coadunate, coexist, coextend,
cohere, collaborate, collude, combine, concert, concord, concur,
conform, conform to, conform with, conjoin, connive, consist with,
conspire, contemporize, cooperate, correspond, ditto, dovetail,
echo, equal, fall in together, fall in with, fit together,
go along with, go together, go with, hang together,
happen together, harmonize, hit, hold together, interlock,
intersect, isochronize, jibe, join, keep in step, keep pace with,
line up, lock, match, meet, overlap, parallel, register,
register with, respond to, side with, sing in chorus, sort with,
square, square with, stand together, strike in with, synchronize,
synergize, tally, time, unite