What is another word for Happened?

Pronunciation: [hˈapənd] (IPA)

There are many synonyms for the word "happened." Some of these include occurred, transpired, took place, transpired, came about, materialized, developed, unfolded, and eventuated. Each of these words carries a slightly different connotation and can be used to describe a variety of events, from minor occurrences to major events. For example, "transpired" may be used to describe a surreptitious meeting, while "came about" might be used to describe how a friendship started. Choosing the right synonym to describe an event can help to add detail and nuance to your writing and make it more engaging for readers.

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What are the hypernyms for Happened?

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Usage examples for Happened

I couldn't think what had Happened to you!
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
Has anything Happened to-day?
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
I don't know how it Happened.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester

Famous quotes with Happened

  • So I did 'Something Happened on the Way to Heaven' and the original version is a ballad. The original Phil record is uptempo but we slowed it down and made it a ballad.
    Deborah Cox
  • The best time I ever had with Joan Crawford was when I pushed her down the stairs in Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?
    Bette Davis
  • Despite my dad's assurances I was strangely nervous my stomach tight ever since we'd hung up. Maybe Deb had picked up on this and it was why she'd pretty much talked nonstop since I'd approached her and asked for a ride. I'd barely had time to explain the situation before she had launched into a dozen stories to illustrate the point that Things Happened But People Were Okay in the End.
    Sarah Dessen
  • From 'What Happened to Auden'
    Clive James

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