Definition Event

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Definition

an event: something that happens, especially something important or unusual
noun
in the event of a fire if a fire happens, in case a fire occurs

an athletic event: an athletic competition, a sporting competition
idiom

Examples

  • "Philip Cheeter (USA) took the bronze medal in the Restraining oneself from flirting with the opposite sex event."
  • "Hannah : Well I've heard there are special "event organizers" that plan theme events in interesting locations, say for example a "Wild West" party on a ranch where everyone gets dressed up as cowboys."
  • "What's your event?"
  • "That was a summary of the major events of the last month."
  • "Due to a tragic gas explosion in the Olympic village, all other contestants were killed before the event."
  • "I'll be hosting the event in the Delavigne cafeteria with nothing but earplugs and a bottle of strong Scotch to kill the pain."
  • "Details about the event in which you will be competing are included on the next page."
  • "You are cordially invited to my grand opening, which will be filled with art, snacks, and for the first time at any event that I've hosted, no strippers."
  • "Ah, yes, you're in the Reading Comprehension event."

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