Definition of current events
: important events that are happening in the world She reads several newspapers so she can keep track of current events.
Word by Word Definitions
: running, flowing
: presently elapsing
: occurring in or existing at the present time
: the part of a fluid body (as air or water) moving continuously in a certain direction
: the swiftest part of a stream
: a tidal or nontidal movement of lake or ocean water
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