Something that occurs; event; incident
Knowledge, skill, or practice resulting from this
An unusual or exciting experience:
A point in time, especially one requiring a decision to be made:
A combat or contest with lances, as between two medieval knights on horseback; esp., such a formal combat as part of a tournament
A culminating point leading to a decision:
A sequence of events that although accidental seems to have been planned or arranged.
A usually violent or disruptive occurrence, especially one that precipitates a larger crisis:
One that arouses awe, astonishment, surprise, or admiration; a marvel:
An improvised, often spontaneous spectacle or performance, especially one involving audience participation.
A public performance or display, especially one on a large or lavish scale.
The people who so meet or the place of meeting
An act or accomplishment of great courage, skill, or imagination; an achievement.
That which shoots off or separates from a main stem, channel, family, race, etc.; as, the offshoots of a tree.
The state or fact of being actual; reality.
Communication involving two or more people that affects all those involved; personal interaction:
The definition of a milestone is a notable event that causes some change to occur or that marks a specific point in the development of a person or project.
One that excites admiring awe; a wonderful or amazing event, act, person, or thing.
One that evokes surprise, admiration, or wonder.
(Countable) (turn-based games) An action carried out when it is one's turn to play.
A thing to be done; business
The definition of a phenomenon is something that is observable or an extraordinary thing or person.
A chance or opportunity:
The alternate rise and fall of the surface of oceans, seas, and the bays, rivers, etc. connected with them, caused by the attraction of the moon and sun: it may occur twice in each period of 24 hours and 50 minutes, which is the time of one rotation of the earth with respect to the moon
A characteristic form, appearance, or stage of development that occurs in a cycle.
A favorable set of circumstances; an opportunity:
The area in a restaurant kitchen where the finished dishes are passed from the chefs to the waiting staff.
A combination, as of events or circumstances:
The way in which something is positioned vis-à-vis its surroundings:
(Christianity) The liturgical period preceding Christmas, beginning in Western churches on the fourth Sunday before Christmas and in Eastern churches in mid-November, and observed by many Christians as a season of prayer, fasting, and penitence.
An event that attracts prominent news coverage.
Lack of intention; chance:
Landmark is defined as an event that changed history.
The definition of a conclusion is the last part of something or an opinion reached after some thought.
The definition of performance is how effective something or someone is at doing a good job.
A thing achieved, esp. by skill, work, courage, etc.; feat
A result of actions, especially if such a result is unwanted or unpleasant.
Something whose occurrence depends on chance or uncertain conditions; a possible, unforeseen, or accidental occurrence
An utter failure
Performance of an act:
An incident or event that is part of a progression or a larger sequence:
Something concrete used as a basis for further interpretation.
A final result or consequence; an outcome:
A particular happening; an instance or time when something occurred. [from 15th c.]
(Probability theory) The result of a random trial. An element of a sample space.
A series of contests in which a number of contestants compete and the one that prevails through the final round or that finishes with the best record is declared the winner.
A basis for an action or response; a reason:
A person or thing from which something comes into being or is derived or obtained:
An end or objective:
Any person or thing thought to merit special attention in such reports
Anything that follows as a normal result
A season's yield of grain, fruit, etc. when gathered in or ready to be gathered in; crop
A derived effect, consequence, or result
The definition of a sequel is something that follows, or the second volume of a book or movie that continues where the first ended or that expands the story that came before.
(Music) A melodic or harmonic pattern successively repeated at different pitches with or without a key change.
The central idea or point; gist.
Something that happens
(Chess, uncountable) The active placement of the pieces, or the process of achieving it.
The action or purpose for which a person or thing is suited or employed, especially:
The regular work period of such a group
A conventional social gesture or act of courtesy:
Progress or movement from one thing to another.
An anticipated or highly publicized event that does not occur or proves anticlimactic or boring.
An unfortunate occurrence; a mishap.
A fault in understanding, perception, interpretation, etc.
The definition of a crisis is a turning point or a difficult or dark time when disasters are happening or when tough decisions must be made.
(Logic) One of the basic states or classifications described by Aristotle into which all things can be placed; a category.
Cardiac arrest is an emergency and if you find someone in cardiac arrest you should call 999 immediately.
The definition of a competition is a contest, sports match or rivalry.
A device, such as a television or computer monitor, that displays an image by converting a video signal into visible form.
The art or practice of writing or producing dramatic works.
A pair of items or entities with mutually suitable characteristics.
A calculated strategy or approach; a scheme:
Any brief preliminary event, entertainment, etc.
A period of time following a disastrous event:
A person, place, thing, or event that is intended to attract:
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