happen verb [ I ] uk / ˈhæp. ə n / us / ˈhæp. ə n / happen verb [I] (HAVE EXISTENCE) A2 (of a situation or an event) to have existence or come into existence: No one knows exactly what happened but several people have been hurt. Anything could happen in the next half hour. A funny thing happened in the office today.
Definition of happened past tense of happen as in occurred to take place did anything exciting happen over the summer? Synonyms & Similar Words Relevance occurred came was did transpired passed befell happed came down chanced cooked came about proceeded went down went on materialized came off arose betided came to pass resulted intervened developed
happened; happening ˈhap- (ə-)niŋ 1 : to occur or come about by chance 2 : to take place : occur 3 : to have occasion or opportunity happened to overhear 4 a : to meet or find something by chance happened upon the right answer b : to appear casually or by chance happened into the room just as the music started 5 : to come by way of injury or harm
1. ( intr) (of an event in time) to come about or take place; occur. 2. (foll by: to) (of some unforeseen circumstance or event, esp death), to fall to the lot (of); be a source of good or bad fortune (to): if anything happens to me, it'll be your fault. 3. ( tr) to chance (to be or do something): I happen to know him.
to take place; come to pass; occur: Something interesting is always happening in New York. to come to pass by chance; occur without apparent reason or design: Don't ask me what caused it—it just happened, that's all. to have the fortune or lot (to do or be as specified); chance: I happened to see him on the street.
verb come to pass; occur synonyms for happened Compare Synonyms appear arise arrive crop up develop fall go on hit materialize meet pass result take effect take place transpire befall betide bump chance down ensue eventuate follow issue light proceed recur shake smoke spring stumble supervene be found become a fact become known become of come about
C1. to do or be by chance: [ + to infinitive ] They happened to look (= looked by chance) in the right place almost immediately. [ + (that) ] Fortunately it happened (that) there was no one in the house at the time of the explosion. [ + that ] It just so happens that I have her phone number right here.
To have discovered something either by chance or intention To have come into being as a result of something (happen to) Past tense for to become of Past tense for to come about by chance Verb To have discovered something either by chance or intention found discovered encountered located identified noticed detected distinguished recognized US
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This Day in History: January 27 What Happened On Your Bday? Featured Event 1973 Vietnam War ended The Paris accord ending the Vietnam War, America 's longest war to that time, was signed this day in 1973, providing for an exchange of prisoners and for the unilateral withdrawal of U.S. forces from South Vietnam. U.S. Marine Corps Photograph