course of events

noun phrase
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of course of events

: the things that have happened, that are happening, or that will happen
  • It's difficult to predict the course of events.

Word by Word Definitions

course play
  1. : the act or action of moving in a path from point to point

  2. : the path over which something moves or extends: such as

  3. : racecourse

  1. : to follow close upon : pursue

  2. : to hunt or pursue (game) with hounds

  3. : to cause (dogs) to run (as after game)

event play events
  1. : outcome

  2. : the final outcome or determination of a legal action

  3. : a postulated outcome, condition, or eventuality


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