Eventual - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˈventʃuəl|  American pronunciation of the word eventual
Brit.  |ɪˈvɛn(t)ʃʊ(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word eventual

adjective

- expected to follow in the indefinite future from causes already operating

hope of eventual (or ultimate) rescue
if this trend continues it is not reasonable to expect the eventual collapse of the stock market

Examples

Sweden were the eventual winners of the tournament.

Both sides were happy with the eventual outcome of the talks.

hope of eventual (or ultimate) rescue

if this trend continues it is not reasonable to expect the eventual collapse of the stock market

Birth, life, and eventual death

...despite her eventual pardons, she could never completely free herself of the infamy of being named a war criminal...

the eventual dissolution of class barriers

Joseph's eventual reunion with his brother

the eventual accumulative effect of these substances

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