Synonyms for (noun) event

Synonyms: event

Definition: something that happens at a given place and time

Similar words: psychological feature

Definition: a feature of the mental life of a living organism


Synonyms: effect, consequence, event, issue, result, outcome, upshot

Definition: a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon

Usage: the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise; his decision had depressing consequences for business; he acted very wise after the event

Similar words: phenomenon

Definition: any state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning


Synonyms: event

Definition: a phenomenon located at a single point in space-time; the fundamental observational entity in relativity theory

Similar words: physical phenomenon

Definition: a natural phenomenon involving the physical properties of matter and energy


Synonyms: case, event

Definition: a special set of circumstances

Usage: in that event, the first possibility is excluded; it may rain in which case the picnic will be canceled

Similar words: circumstance

Definition: a condition that accompanies or influences some event or activity