verb (used with object), incurred, incurring.
to come into or acquire (some consequence, usually undesirable or injurious):
to incur a huge number of debts.
to become liable or subject to through one’s own action; bring or take upon oneself:
to incur his displeasure.
verb (transitive) -curs, -curring, -curred
to make oneself subject to (something undesirable); bring upon oneself
to run into or encounter
noun 1. strong displeasure at something considered unjust, offensive, insulting, or base; righteous anger. noun 1. anger or scorn aroused by something felt to be unfair, unworthy, or wrong
[self-in-doost, -dyoost, self-] /ˈsɛlf ɪnˈdust, -ˈdyust, ˌsɛlf-/ adjective 1. induced by oneself or itself. 2. Electricity. produced by self-induction. self-induced adjective 1. induced or brought on by oneself or itself 2. (electronics) produced by self-induction
[self-in-duhk-tuh ns] /ˌsɛlf ɪnˈdʌk təns/ noun, Electricity. 1. inductance inducing an electromotive force in the same circuit in which the motivating change of current occurs, equal to the number of flux linkages per unit of current. self-inductance noun 1. the inherent inductance of a circuit, given by the ratio of the electromotive force produced in […]
[self-in-duhk-shuh n] /ˌsɛlf ɪnˈdʌk ʃən/ noun, Electricity. 1. the process by which an electromotive force is induced in a circuit by a varying current in that circuit. self-induction noun 1. the production of an electromotive force in a circuit when the magnetic flux linked with the circuit changes as a result of a change in […]