Meaning of “eventually” in the English Dictionary

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"eventually" in British English

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eventuallyadverb

uk /ɪˈven.tʃu.ə.li/ us /ɪˈven.tʃu.ə.li/

B2 in the end, especially after a long time or a lot of effort, problems, etc.:

Although she had been ill for a long time, it still came as a shock when she eventually died.
It might take him ages but he'll do it eventually.

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(Definition of “eventually” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)