Circumstance and Happening

Circumstance

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Circumstance noun – Something that happens.
Usage example: due to unexpected circumstances, the test will be postponed

Happening is a synonym for circumstance in event topic. In some cases you can use "Happening" instead a noun "Circumstance", when it comes to topics like situation, happen. popular alternative
Nearby Words: circumstantial, circumstantiality, circumstantially, circumstanced
Synonyms for Circumstance

Happening

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Happening noun – Something that happens.
Usage example: gave a detailed account of all the happenings of the weekend

Circumstance is a synonym for happening in occurrence topic. You can use "Circumstance" instead a noun "Happening", if it concerns topics such as event, affair, happen. popular alternative
Nearby Words: happen, happened
Synonyms for Happening
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