event

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪˈvɛnt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪˈvɛnt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(i vent)


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event

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [benefit, charity, fundraising] event
  2. a [formal, corporate, work] event
  3. [an annual, a regular, a rare] event
  4. is a (very) special event
  5. was a memorable event
  6. was a [regrettable, disappointing, forgettable] event
  7. the most [significant, important, meaningful] event (in my life)
  8. is sponsoring this event
  9. is [sponsoring, organizing] an event for
  10. an event for [charity, children with cancer]
  11. the [figure-skating, show jumping, javelin] event
  12. [need, is selling] tickets for the event
  13. are there tickets left for the event?
  14. it's [a ticket, an invitation] -only event
  15. in the event of [fire, an earthquake, a disaster]
  16. in no event will we [leave, give up, stop]
  17. well, in any event, I [went, saw, talked to]
  18. wish we had known before the event (that)
  19. only found out after the event (that)
n as adj
  1. is an event [planner, manager]
  2. work in event management
  3. use an event calendar
  4. the event horizon
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