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events

noun
plural of event

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1 something that happens
  • dinnertime was devoted to talking over the day's events, not to watching television

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2 something that might happen
  • in the event of rain, graduation ceremonies will be held indoors

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3 a competitive encounter between individuals or groups carried on for amusement, exercise, or in pursuit of a prize
  • figure skating is usually one of the most popular events in the winter Olympics

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“Events.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/events. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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