KJV Dictionary Definition: event


EVENT', n. L. eventus, evenio; e and venio, to come.

1. That which comes, arrives or happens; that which falls out; any incident good or bad.

There is one event to the righteous and to the wicked. Eccles.9.

2. The consequence of any thing; the issue; conclusion; end; that in which an action, operation, or series of operations terminates. The event of the campaign was to being about a negotiation for peace.

EVENT', v.i. To break forth. Not used.


EVENT'FUL, a. from event. Full of events or incidents; producing numerous or great changes, either in public or private affairs; as an eventful period of history; an eventful period of life.