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Definition of Event

Event

  1. That which comes, arrives, or happens; that which falls out; any incident, good or bad.
  2. An affair in hand; business; enterprise.
  3. The consequence of anything; the issue; conclusion; result; that in which an action, operation, or series of operations, terminates.
  4. To break forth.

Event Quotations

No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now.
Richard M. Nixon

A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement speaker tells thousands of students dressed in identical caps and gowns that 'individuality' is the key to success.
Robert Orben

Every moment and every event of every man's life on earth plants something in his soul. - Thomas Merton
Every moment and every event of every man's life on earth plants something in his soul.
Thomas Merton

Life is more than sunglasses and hit movies. Reality - that's the main event.
Sylvester Stallone

Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present.
Ludwig Wittgenstein
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Event Translations

event in Afrikaans is insident, voorval, gebeurtenis, geleentheid
event in Danish is tildragelse
event in Dutch is belangrijke gebeurtenis, evenement
event in German is Ereignis, Ereignis, Vorfall, Veranstaltung
event in Italian is manifestazione
event in Portuguese is evento
event in Spanish is acontecimiento, ocurrencia, acaecimiento, suceso
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