Definition of event (noun)
- something that happens at a given place and time
- a special set of circumstances
- "in that event, the first possibility is excluded"; "it may rain in which case the picnic will be canceled"
- synonyms: case
- a phenomenon located at a single point in space-time; the fundamental observational entity in relativity theory
- a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
Source: Princeton University Wordnet