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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
Words nearby event
Example sentences from the Web for event
The event under investigation occurred last Friday when the unidentified woman was turned away from Duesseldorf University Hospital because a ransomware attack hampered its ability to operate normally.Patient dies after ransomware attack reroutes her to remote hospital|Dan Goodin|September 17, 2020|Ars Technica
“I was the 24-hours-on-call person for major events for two years for him in the role,” Troye said.
On Sunday, he defied state and federal guidelines to hold an indoor event in Nevada at which thousands cheered him, most of them maskless.Trump and his campaign try to allay concerns about trailing Biden in television ads|Michael Scherer, Josh Dawsey|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
Apple also debuted its Apple Watch Series 6 smartwatch, which starts at $400, and the Apple Watch SE, which starts at $279, during its online event.Apple debuts its new iPad and iPad Air during its ‘Time Flies’ event|jonathanvanian2015|September 15, 2020|Fortune
He saw the potential for ServiceNow’s suite of software, which included messaging and event tracking, to appeal to a much wider audience.Meet Snowflake, one of the buzziest tech IPOs ever|Aaron Pressman|September 15, 2020|Fortune
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.