- ADJ-GRADEDIf you describe an event or a period of time as eventful, you mean that a lot of interesting, exciting, or important things have happened during it.
Her eventful life included holding senior positions in the Colonial Service...
It was an eventful and controversial race...
Our next journey was longer and much more eventful.
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Eventful — Single par Ami Suzuki extrait de l’album Around the World Face A Eventful Face B Kagami Hopeful (remix) Sortie 25 mai 2005 … Wikipédia en Français
Eventful — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Eventful» Sencillo de Ami Suzuki del álbum AROUND THE WORLD Publicación 25 de mayo de 2005 Formato Maxi single … Wikipedia Español
Eventful — E*vent fula. Full of, or rich in, events or incidents; as, an eventful journey; an eventful period of history; an eventful period of life. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
eventful — [ē vent′fəl, ivent′fəl] adj. 1. full of outstanding events [an eventful year] 2. having an important outcome; momentous [an eventful conversation] eventfully adv. eventfulness n … English World dictionary
eventful — index cardinal (outstanding), critical (crucial), stellar Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
eventful — c.1600, from EVENT (Cf. event) + FUL (Cf. ful). In Shakespeare, once, and no record of it between then and Johnson s Dictionary. Related: Eventfully; eventfulness … Etymology dictionary
eventful — [adj] significant, busy active, consequential, critical, crucial, decisive, exciting, fateful, full, historic, important, lively, memorable, momentous, notable, noteworthy, outstanding, remarkable, signal; concept 548 Ant. dull, insignificant,… … New thesaurus
eventful — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ marked by interesting or exciting events … English terms dictionary
Eventful — Infobox Company company name = Eventful company company type = Private genre = Web service foundation = 2004 founder = Brian Dear location city = San Diego, California location country = USA location = origins = key people = area served =… … Wikipedia
eventful — e|vent|ful [ıˈventfəl] adj full of interesting or important events ▪ She s led quite an eventful life. ▪ an eventful day … Dictionary of contemporary English