- to have issue; result.
- to be the issue or outcome; come about.
Origin of eventuate
Related Words for eventuatedend, terminate, stop, ensue, befall, result, follow, happen, issue, occur
Examples from the Web for eventuated
Historical Examples of eventuated
Had it eventuated in failure, its leader would have been pronounced a pirate and filibuster.Aztec Land
Maturin M. Ballou
Then, late in the afternoon, there eventuated that which he had anticipated.The Crevice
William John Burns and Isabel Ostrander
After that, I don't remember what eventuated—not quite so clear.Yellowstone Nights
In the sequel Mrs. Brownrigg eventuated, in the place of Miss Caldecott.It Never Can Happen Again
William De Morgan
Well, to make a long story short; how do you think it eventuated, Squire?The Attache
Thomas Chandler Haliburton
- (often foll by in) to result ultimately (in)
- to come about as a resultfamine eventuated from the crop failure
1789, from Latin eventus, past participle of eventire (see event).