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[ih-vent-fuh l] /ɪˈvɛnt fəl/

full of or incidents, especially of a striking character:
an exciting account of an eventful life.
having important issues or results; momentous.
full of events or incidents: an eventful day

c.1600, from event + -ful. In Shakespeare, once, and no record of it between then and Johnson’s “Dictionary.” Related: Eventfully; eventfulness.


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