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happened meaning

EN[ˈhæpənd]
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    Definition of happened in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFhappenSGhappensPRhappening
    1. simple past tense and past participle of happen.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Seeing the British establishment struggle with the financial sector is like watching an alcoholic who still resists the idea that something drastic needs to happen for him to turn his life around.
        • There's a lot of sportsing happening in Brazil this summer. ‎ [said of the 2014 FIFA World Cup]
        • This result indicated ADSCs are alive after bioencapsulation but a possible cell loss might happen in a longer in vitro cell culture.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • We had a terrible year so we agreed to turn back the clock and go on as if it hadn't happened.
        • If you weren't a beligerent[sic] little shitnugget and thought before you posted, maybe this wouldn't happen.
        • I relive that horrible accident every night and wake screaming, just as I screamed when it happened.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Past participles
            • Verb simple past forms
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        1. en happened upon
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of happened for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "happened" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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