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event

noun /iˈvent/
something that happens; an incident or occurrence
acontecimiento, suceso
That night a terrible event occurred.
an item in a programme of sports etc
prueba, evento
The long jump was to be the third event of the competition.
eventful adjective (opposite uneventful) full of events; exciting
lleno (de acontecimientos)
We had an eventful day.
at all events / at any event in any case
pase lo que pase
At all events, we can’t make things worse than they already are.
in that event if that happens
en ese caso
In that event, you must do as he says.
in the event in the end, as it happened/happens / may happen
resultó que, al final
In the event, I did not need to go to hospital.
in the event of if (something) occurs
en caso de
In the event of his death, you will inherit his money.
(Definition of event from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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