Definition Of happening


a partly improvised or spontaneous piece of theatrical or other artistic performance, typically involving audience participation.

a multimedia happening

an event or occurrence.

altogether it was an eerie happening

be experienced by (someone); befall.

the same thing happened to me

fashionable; trendy.

nightclubs for the young are the happening thing

take place; occur.

the afternoon when the disturbance happened

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Example Of happening

  • A happening Hyderabad has been growing by leaps and bounds.

  • a multimedia happening

  • Al Hansen was creating an avian happening by spelling out ‘ART’ in birdseed on a walkway.

  • altogether it was an eerie happening

  • ‘What is now the ground floor of the Free Trade Hall will be the happening place to meet in Manchester,’ said Mr Smart.

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