: at some later time : in the end

Full Definition of EVENTUALLY

:  at an unspecified later time :  in the end

Examples of EVENTUALLY

  1. Eventually, I did get better and returned to work.
  2. I am sure that we'll succeed eventually.
  3. Her constant campaigning eventually got her the nomination.
  4. This plant eventually reaches a height of 15 feet.

First Known Use of EVENTUALLY

circa 1680


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