event

See: IN ANY CASE or AT ALL EVENTS, IN ANY CASE also IN ANY EVENT or AT ALL EVENTS, IN CASE or IN THE EVENT, IN CASE OF also IN THE EVENT OF.

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • Event — E*vent , n. [L. eventus, fr. evenire to happen, come out; e out + venire to come. See {Come}.] 1. That which comes, arrives, or happens; that which falls out; any incident, good or bad. The events of his early years. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Event — E*vent , v. t. [F. [ e]venter to fan, divulge, LL. eventare to fan, fr., L. e out + ventus wind.] To break forth. [Obs.] B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Event — The word event can have several meanings:In culture and social life:* Festival, for example a musical event * Ceremony, for example a marriage * Competition, for example a sports competition * Party, for example a birthday party * Convention… …   Wikipedia

  • ÉVENT — s. m. Altération causée par l impression de l air, dans les aliments ou dans les liqueurs, et qui en détruit, en affaiblit ou en corrompt le goût. Du lard qui sent l évent. Du vin qui sent l évent, qui a de l évent. ÉVENT, se prend, dans quelques …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • ÉVENT — n. m. Exposition au vent, à l’air. Mettre des marchandises, des hardes à l’évent. Par analogie, Donner de l’évent à une pièce de vin, Y donner de l’air en faisant une petite ouverture par en haut. Fig. et fam., Avoir la tête à l’évent, Avoir… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • event — noun Etymology: Middle French or Latin; Middle French, from Latin eventus, from evenire to happen, from e + venire to come more at come Date: 1549 1. a. archaic outcome b. the final outcome or determination of a legal action c. a postulated… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Event management — is the application of the management practice of project management to the creation and development of festivals and events. Event Management involves studying the intricacies of the brand, identifying the target audience, devising the event… …   Wikipedia

  • Event Stream Processing — Event Stream Processing, or ESP, is a set of technologies designed to assist the construction of event driven information systems. ESP technologies include event visualization, event databases, event driven middleware, and event processing… …   Wikipedia

  • Event generator — Event generators are software libraries that generate simulated high energy particle physics events [ [http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev.nucl.55.090704.151505 M. L. Mangano T. J. Stelzer, Ann. Rev. Nucl. Part. Sci. 55,… …   Wikipedia

  • Event videography — is the art of capturing social and special events onto video. The term is used to describe the videography of any event, aside from weddings and wedding videography.HistoryEvent videography is an off shoot of wedding videography and encompasses… …   Wikipedia

  • event horizon — e*vent ho*ri zon . (Physics, Astron.) the boundary surface surrounding a {black hole}, from outside of which nothing inside can be observed, because nothing inside that surface, even light, can escape beyond it. See also {black hole} and {escape… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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