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eventuate

[ ih-ven-choo-eyt ]
/ 瑟藞v蓻n t蕛u藢e瑟t /
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Definition of eventuate

verb (used without object), e路ven路tu路at路ed, e路ven路tu路at路ing.
to have issue; result.
to be the issue or outcome; come about.
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Origin of eventuate

1780鈥90; Americanism;<Latin 膿ventu(s) event + -ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM eventuate

e路ven路tu路a路tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for eventuate

eventuate
/ (瑟藞v蓻nt蕛蕣藢e瑟t) /

verb (intr)
(often foll by in) to result ultimately (in)
to come about as a resultfamine eventuated from the crop failure

Derived forms of eventuate

eventuation, noun
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