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In the event of the death of a current or former President, like the recent death of President Ronald Reagan, the flag should be flown at half-staff for thirty days from the day of the death.
Michael K. Simpson

Meaning of "in the event of" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES IN THE EVENT OF MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of in the event of in the English dictionary

The definition of in the event of in the dictionary is in case of; if happens.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IN THE EVENT OF

in the black
in the box seat
in the can
in the chair
in the clear
in the clouds
in the club
in the cold
in the driver´s seat
in the end
in the event that
in the eye of the beholder
in the family way
in the field
in the flesh
in the foreseeable future
in the frame
in the fullness of time
in the groove
in the heat of the moment

WORDS THAT END LIKE IN THE EVENT OF

a bit of
at the cost of
at the request of
by dint of
get the best of
grow out of
in light of
in point of
in the midst of
keep out of
make a point of
make the best of
make the most of
on account of
on the part of
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out of
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the best part of

Synonyms and antonyms of in the event of in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «in the event of» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IN THE EVENT OF

Find out the translation of in the event of to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of in the event of from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «in the event of» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

中的事件
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

en el caso de
570 millions of speakers

English

in the event of
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

की स्थिति में
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

في حال و
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

В случае
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

no caso de
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শেষে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

dans le cas d´
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pada akhirnya
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

im Falle
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

が発生した場合に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

발생시
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

neng akhir
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trong trường hợp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இறுதியில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

शेवटी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sonunda
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

in caso di
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

W przypadku
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

У разі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

în caz de
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σε περίπτωση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

in die geval van
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

i händelse av
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

i tilfelle
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of in the event of

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «IN THE EVENT OF»

The term «in the event of» is very widely used and occupies the 635 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «IN THE EVENT OF» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about in the event of

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9 QUOTES WITH «IN THE EVENT OF»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word in the event of.
1
Ken Calvert
The public should always be notified as soon as possible in the event of a leak or other emergency at a nuclear facility.
2
Mike Crapo
As you prepare for the many things that fall brings, such as school, harvest and winter, it is important to be prepared for the unthinkable. Supplies and a plan will significantly reduce panic and chaos in the event of an emergency.
3
Carol Ann Duffy
If I felt, in the event of a royal wedding, inspired to write about people coming together in marriage or civil partnership, I would just be grateful to have an idea for the poem. And if I didn't, I'd ignore it.
4
Pierre Laval
In the event of a victory over Germany by Soviet Russia and England, Bolshevism in Europe would inevitably follow. Under these circumstances I would prefer to see Germany win the war.
5
Joshua A. Norton
To Mr. Seward: It is my desire that, in case Maximillian will surrender, he be sent here a prisoner of war, but that in the event of his continuing the war, or refusing to surrender, then he be shot.
6
Simon Pegg
We suddenly saw how people reacted in the event of massive social upheaval, and the way that the little problems in your life don't go away. You don't stop being frightened of spiders just because the world's blown up.
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Simon Pegg
Every person should have their escape route planned. I think everyone has an apocalypse fantasy, what would I do in the event of the end of the world, and we just basically - me and Nick - said what would we do, where would we head?
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Michael K. Simpson
In the event of the death of a current or former President, like the recent death of President Ronald Reagan, the flag should be flown at half-staff for thirty days from the day of the death.
9
Thomas L. Smith
In the event of fire in any of the public buildings troops would be of vast service in the protection of public property, and should insurrection break out the protection of life and property would be more safe guarded by our company of regulars, than by the whole City.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IN THE EVENT OF»

Discover the use of in the event of in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to in the event of and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
In the Event of My Death
Thirteen years after the mysterious death of one member of Six of Hearts--once a teenage girls' club in Wheeling, West Virginia--someone starts killing off the remaining members, and Laurel Damron searches for the killer before she becomes ...
Carlene Thompson, 2009
2
In the Event of Full Disclosure
I am my brother./ I am my brother's sister,/ I am my mother's keeper./I hold the secrets.The family connections in Cynthia Atkins' In the Event of Full Disclosure are intimate, both entwining and empowering the rich experience these poems ...
Cynthia Atkins, 2013
3
The Event of Literature
Offers a thorough examination of the philosophy of literature, looking at the place of literature in human culture, what literature can be defined as and much more.
Terry Eagleton, 2012
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And there was pain in the event of our demise...
Except this book is more personal.Through a series of un-edited letters to my ex-lover, I reveal my struggle to find my way out of her bed and back into God's arms.
Najma London, 2010
5
In the Event of My Untimely Demise
But far from the usual collection of advice, Brian has written a sharp, sage, warts-and-all survival guide to life. With quick wit and self-deprecating honesty, Sack draws from his experiences, tapping them for the humor within.
Brian Sack, 2008
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All about Amber: Planning for Our Dog in the Event of Our ...
The book is written so that in the event Amber's family passes before Amber, Amber's needs and desires would be fully understood by her new family. The book is a detailed examination of every aspect of Amber's life.
Charlene Densen, Robert Schonfeld, 2010
7
The protection of cultural property in the event of armed
Commentary on the Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict, Hague 1954.
Jiří Toman, Unesco, 1996
8
Protection of Workers' Claims in the Event of the Insolven
Fifth Item on the Agenda. REPLIES RECEIVED AND COMMENTARIES This section contains the substance of the general observations made by governments and of their replies to the questionnaire, as well as the substance of separate ...
‎1991
9
In the Event of a Water Landing
These two stories encompass many facets of ditchings: bad weather, engine failure, horrific sea conditions, and indomitable courage in the face of death.
Michael G. Walling, 2010
10
Distribution and Administration of Potassium Iodide in the ...
This book assesses strategies for the distribution and administration of potassium iodide (KI) in the event of a nuclear incident.
Committee to Assess the Distribution and Administration of Potassium Iodide in the Event of a Nuclear Incident, Board on Radiation Effects Research, Division on Earth and Life Studies, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IN THE EVENT OF»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term in the event of is used in the context of the following news items.
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Britain offers Cyprus land in event of peace deal | News …
Britain is ready to offer a reunified Cyprus large swaths of British bases' territory on the island in the event of a peace deal, Foreign Secretary ... «Kathimerini, Jul 15»
2
What are the odds a giant earthquake will devastate Seattle … - Vox
The experts stressed that the Pacific Northwest wouldn't necessarily be reduced to smoking rubble in the event of a 9.0 quake (in Schulz's ... «Vox, Jul 15»
3
No excuse for appalling event management at T in the Park - For Argyll
In the event of any unforeseen incident, emergency services need to be assured of certain and quick access to the site – as festival goers and ... «For Argyll, Jul 15»
4
George Osborne backs down on use of EU bailout fund in Greece …
In the event of a default by Greece, non-eurozone countries will not be liable for the bill because their contributions are being ringfenced. «The Guardian, Jul 15»
5
Golf open: Things to do in St Andrews in the rain - BBC Newsbeat
Built in the 1950s to protect Britain in the event of a nuclear attack, this underground world lies behind three-tonne blast doors and is 100ft ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
6
MPs vote in favour of Greece bailout deal - The Local
... he said, adding that Schäuble had failed to calculate the cost of the humanitarian aid that would be necessary in the event of a Grexit. «The Local Austria, Jul 15»
7
Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns is Getting a New Event Type - IGN
In the event of an event, just swing and hope for the best. By Wesley CopelandGuild Wars 2 expansion Heart of Thorns is getting a new type of ... «IGN, Jul 15»
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Apps take the pain out of budgeting and saving - Chicago Tribune
... and only 22 percent have at least six months of reserves, the baseline amount that is necessary to protect you in the event of an unforeseen ... «Chicago Tribune, Jul 15»
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This ill-fated PR flight kept the B-70 Valkyrie from changing Air Force …
In the event of an emergency each cocoon could rocket away from the aircraft individually. The Valkyrie used “compression lift” — a ... «We Are The Mighty, Jul 15»
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Russian Rejection of U.N. Tribunal Casts Doubt on Possibility of …
“The U.N. Security Council has never created any tribunals. in the event of civilian aircraft crashes,” Mr. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov ... «Wall Street Journal, Jul 15»

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