Synonyms for Incident:

n.

phenomenon, show, showcase, life. happen, occasion, thing, event. development, episode. act (noun)
thing.
chance (noun)
occasion.
episode (noun)
disturbance, event, study at occurrence, conflict.
incident (noun)
incidental, parenthetical, parenthetic, peripheral, by, side, bye, secondary.
occurrence (noun)
circumstance, episode, situation, occurrence, reality, news, happening, occasion, event.

Other synonyms:

occasion. phenomenon. showcase. development. life. show. thing.

Usage examples for incident

  1. He at once reported the incident to me. – The Expressman and the Detective by Allan Pinkerton
  2. What a curious incident – In the Yellow Sea by Henry Frith
  3. From there, Mike hurried all of his party along the road toward camp and told the girls not to speak of the incident then. – Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne