event

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
unforseen event that causes harm accident
event or situation that happens at the same time as or in connection with another accompaniment , attendant , co-occurrence , concomitant
benefit resulting from some event or action advantage , reward
stroke of ill fortune; a calamitous event adversity
vaguely specified social event affair , function , occasion , social function , social occasion
pleasure of remembering some pleasant event afterglow
consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event) aftermath , backwash , wake
outcome of an event especially as relative to an individual aftermath , consequence
device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event alarm , alarm system , warning device
contract whose performance by one party depends on the occurrence of an uncertain contingent event (but if it is contingent on the outcome of a wager it is not enforceable) aleatory contract
event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another alteration , change , modification
memory of event anamnesis , recollection , reminiscence
knowledge of some recent fact or event that has become so commonly known that it has lost its original pertinence ancient history
retelling of event, interesting or humorous anecdote
annual occurrence of a notable event anniversary
date on which an event occurred in some previous year (or the celebration of it) anniversary , day of remembrance
earlier event or condition antecedent
preceding occurrence or cause or event antecedent
event of coming into sight appearance
event of one object coming closer to another approach , approaching
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