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General words meaning to happen

happen

verb

to take place, usually without being planned

come about

to happen, especially by chance

occur

verb

to happen, especially unexpectedly

go on

to happen

arrive

verb

to happen, take place, or begin to exist

pass

verb

to happen, or to be allowed to happen

unfold

verb

to happen, or to develop

transpire

verb

to happen

take place

to happen

come to pass

to happen

protologism

a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used

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garbage patch

a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …

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