What is incur?

  • (verb): Receive a specified treatment (abstract).
    Synonyms: receive, get, find, obtain
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on incur:

Point System (driving) - Jurisdictions That Use A Point System - Brazil
... In Brazil, all traffic violations incur in a certain number of demerit points, depending on their severity, according to the 1997 Brazilian Traffic Code ... However, some infractions incur in immediate license suspension regardless of current point tally, such as drunk driving, engaging in street racing and others ... also notable that many offenses that only apply to pedestrians also incur in demerit points ...
United States Air Force Medical Service - Medical Branches - Medical Corps
... An academy graduate who attends USUHS will incur a twelve-year (seven for USUHS and five for the Academy) service commitment not counting any training ... Civilian undergraduates can also apply to USUHS, they incur a seven-year service commitment ... can usually attend a civilian or military residency training program and incur a three or four-year service commitment (one year commitment per year of scholarship assistance) ...
Hearts (Windows) - Game Play - After The Hand
... Any players who took point cards incur the appropriate points for those, which are added to their previous score. 26 points) has successfully "shot the moon", and they incur no points, while the other players incur 26 points each ...
United States Naval Aviator - Service Commitment
... Because of the costly nature of flight training, Naval Aviators incur a longer minimum active duty service commitment than any other occupation in the Navy or Marine Corps ... Student Naval Aviators incur an eight-year active duty service commitment ... As of December 2012 however, Marine Corps SNAs only incur a service obligation of 6 years ...
Fair Trade Debate - What Happens To The Money - Less Money Reaches Farmers
... The cooperatives incur certification and inspection fees, additional marketing costs and costs in meeting the Fairtrade political standards, and possibly costs arising from the monopoly power of the ... farmers for the increased costs they incur to produce Fairtrade ...

More definitions of "incur":

  • (verb): Make oneself subject to; bring upon oneself; become liable to.
    Example: "People who smoke incur a great danger to their health"

Famous quotes containing the word incur:

    You shall not withhold the wages of poor and needy laborers, whether other Israelites or aliens who reside in your land in one of your towns. You shall pay them their wages daily before sunset, because they are poor and their livelihood depends on them; otherwise they might cry to the LORD against you, and you would incur guilt.
    Bible: Hebrew, Deuteronomy 24:14,15.

    If you make a vow to the LORD your God, do not postpone fulfilling it; for the LORD your God will surely require it of you, and you would incur guilt.
    Bible: Hebrew, Deuteronomy 23:21.