Happen

  • 81 happen simultaneously — index concur (coexist) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 82 happen together — index coincide (correspond), concur (coexist) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 83 happen upon — index find (discover) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 84 happen upon — happen (up)on (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To find or meet by chance: bump into, chance on (or upon), come across, come on (or upon), find, light on (or upon), run across, run into, stumble on (or upon), tumble on. Archaic: alight on (or upon).… …

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  • 85 happen\ upon — • happen (up)on v literary To meet or find accidentally or by chance. The Girl Scouts happened on a charming little brook not far from the camp. At the convention I happened upon an old friend I had not seen for years. Syn.: chance on, come… …

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  • 86 happen on something — ˈhappen on sth derived (old fashioned) to find sth by chance Main entry: ↑happenderived …

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  • 87 happen to somebody — ˈhappen to sb/sth derived to have an effect on sb/sth • I hope nothing (= nothing unpleasant) has happened to them. • It s the best thing that has ever happened to me. • What s happened to your car? …

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  • 88 happen to something — ˈhappen to sb/sth derived to have an effect on sb/sth • I hope nothing (= nothing unpleasant) has happened to them. • It s the best thing that has ever happened to me. • What s happened to your car? …

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  • 89 happen, transpire, occur — These words are frequently used interchangeably, but not by careful users of language. Happen means to take place, to come to pass : A fatal accident just happened at that intersection. Happen, which originally indicated the taking place of… …

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  • 90 happen upon — phrasal verb happen on or happen upon [transitive] Word forms happen on : present tense I/you/we/they happen on he/she/it happens on present participle happening on past tense happened on past participle happened on old fashioned happen on… …

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  • 91 happen along — phrasal verb happen along or happen by [intransitive] Word forms happen along : present tense I/you/we/they happen along he/she/it happens along present participle happening along past tense happened along past participle happened along old… …

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  • 92 happen upon — verb find unexpectedly (Freq. 1) the archeologists chanced upon an old tomb she struck a goldmine The hikers finally struck the main path to the lake • Syn: ↑fall upon, ↑strike, ↑come upon, ↑ …

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  • 93 happen to do something — 1) to do something by chance I happened to meet an old friend in town. 2) spoken used for asking something politely Do you happen to have a pen I can borrow? 3) spoken used for expressing an opinion firmly, because you are angry I happen to live… …

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  • 94 Happen (Subst.) — * Einem die Happen (Bissen) in den Mund zählen. [Zusätze und Ergänzungen] 2. Nu kênen Happen miehr, söä de Köster, as n de Patron in t Fröäten exam nêrte, un wenn ick ôk n nich krigte. – Schlingmann, 874 …

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  • 95 happen along — verb To arrive by chance; to occur by happenstance. Now, if a rattling good earthquake were to happen along, you might awake in the morning to find yourself on an island, or even under water …

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  • 96 Happen (Verb.) — 1. Wer vêle happet, dei vêle kacket. (S. ⇨ Hacken 2.) – Schambach, II, 578. Wer viel isst, der muss viel kacken. *2. T is beter, happ to, as happ up. – Bueren, 1111; Eichwald, 739. Happen = schnappen, begierig sein. Vgl. Richey, 88 …

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  • 97 happen upon — Synonyms and related words: alight upon, blunder upon, bump into, chance upon, come across, come on, come up against, come upon, discover serendipitously, encounter, fall in with, hit upon, light upon, meet up with, meet with, run across, run… …

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  • 98 happen id will — Mawdesley Glossary perhaps it will …

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  • 99 ˈhappen to sb/sth — phrasal verb to be affected by something This is the best thing that s ever happened to me.[/ex] We don t understand what is happening to the economy.[/ex] …

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  • 100 happen to do something — …

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