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Idioms for event
Origin of event
synonym study for event
OTHER WORDS FROM evente·vent·less, adjectivesu·per·e·vent, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for event
It is a weeklong celebration that includes parades, parties, and many other festive and educational events.
The league also offers volunteer opportunities to get involved with the community, meet-up events to connect with new friends, and fundraisers to support local non-profits.Charlotte : Celebrating Diversity in the Queen City|LGBTQ-Editor|August 11, 2020|No Straight News
Pride is a weeklong festival full of activities and events intended to celebrate the LGBTQ community and promote inclusivity, equality, respect, and awareness in Greater Boston and beyond.Boston: A Historic City and a Trailblazer for Equality|LGBTQ-Editor|August 2, 2020|No Straight News
The NFL did something it’s never done before, broadcasting the NFL Draft as an online-only event.As live sports roar back onto screens, brands capture a social-media lift|Twitter|July 30, 2020|Digiday
The event is uber-popular with more than 250,000 people in attendance.
This event, know as “Turn Around Tuesday,” enraged many of the demonstrators, especially the young SNCC activists.
In fact, Americans had to wait several hours until film of the event reached New York for it to be broadcast.
Then there was an event, an HRC event, and I took a picture with Monique, the actress and comedian.
Because I was president I had to do the write-up for the event and they chose that picture.
In the event, the enemy did plenty—far more than SHAEF, or for that matter the German high command, imagined possible.
Circumstances and even accidents have their part to play, but in the main it is personality that determines the event.The History of the Confederate War, Its Causes and Its Conduct, Volume I (of 2)|George Cary Eggleston
Or what could they even propose doing, to bring about that event?A History of the Gipsies|Walter Simson
The first sold wonderfully, the event being recent, having made a great noise.Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin|Benjamin Franklin
And, in addition to the ordinary incentives, was the international character of the event.Bert Wilson, Marathon Winner|J. W. Duffield
He had selected this spot in the event of the Powers not allowing his remains to be transferred to France or Ajaccio.The Tragedy of St. Helena|Walter Runciman
British Dictionary definitions for event
- an occurrence regarded as a bare instant of space-time as contrasted with an object which fills space and has endurance
- an occurrence regarded in isolation from, or contrasted with, human agencyCompare act (def. 8)
Word Origin for event
Idioms and Phrases with event
see blessed event; in any case (event); in case (in the event); in the unlikely event.