finally; ultimately; at some later time: Eventually we will own the house free and clear.
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How to use eventually in a sentence
Anderson marketed the product to Midwestern investors who bought into the idea, but eventually sold their shares to Quaker, a Midwestern company better known for its oats.The Rise and Fall of the Rice Cake, America’s One-Time Favorite Health Snack | Brenna Houck | September 17, 2020 | Eater
The cable will eventually wear out and break, and you better hope you have enough left to extract the ATV after you re-attach your hook to what’s left.
It was then adapted into a script by the following February before it was eventually filmed.‘Antebellum’ tackles the past head on in an effort to ‘move forward’ | radmarya | September 17, 2020 | Fortune
With Arctaris’s funding, however, the company opened a Detroit office and eventually hired 52 full-time equivalent employees in that Opportunity Zone.Opportunity Zones haven’t fully reached their potential, but don’t write them off yet | jakemeth | September 16, 2020 | Fortune
Davies and his mates would run up to the top of the hill and perform 20 situps and pushups before eventually running back down.A Canadian Teenager Is One Of The Fastest Soccer Players In The World | Julian McKenzie | September 16, 2020 | FiveThirtyEight
The Supreme Court eventually stepped in and ended legal segregation in the landmark 1954 decision, Brown v. Board of Education.The ‘No Child’ Rewrite Threatens Your Kids’ Future | Jonah Edelman | January 3, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
eventually Morrow was released with no money, vehicle, or phone.
eventually, she did—more or less—reinventing herself as Nicki Minaj and becoming a platinum-selling hip-hop superstar.
Shin eventually escaped North Korean captivity while in Vienna.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea | Rich Goldstein | December 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
eventually, DeCrow and Seidenberg filed suit against the East Village mainstay.
At last Aristide fed him desperately, dandled him eventually to sleep, and returned to an excited pillow.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol | William J. Locke
Masters and I arranged to come home together and eventually reached Cape Town.Uncanny Tales | Various
But if the "great public" will only tolerate one as a pupil long enough, eventually, one must succeed.Music-Study in Germany | Amy Fay
There is much controversy as to whether stop-keys will eventually displace the older fashioned draw-knobs.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building | George Laing Miller
The place was then attacked by an armed force, without result, but eventually the natives allowed the women to be taken away.The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
British Dictionary definitions for eventually
at the very end; finally
(as sentence modifier) after a long time or long delay: eventually, he arrived
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