finally; ultimately; at some later time: Eventually we will own the house free and clear.

1650–60; eventual + -ly

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eventually (ɪˈvɛntʃʊəlɪ)
1.  at the very end; finally
2.  (as sentence modifier) after a long time or long delay: eventually, he arrived

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Example sentences
He served two tours in Vietnam and remained on active duty until 1992,
  eventually rising to colonel.
The emergency power eventually ran out altogether.
He eventually died in peace—a rare ending for a pirate.
It took years, but the role was eventually thrust upon him.
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