The event was a great success. In the above sentence, what's the meaning of "event"?
closed as off-topic by BillJ, Jason Bassford, Eddie Kal, Nathan Tuggy, user3169 Dec 25 '18 at 6:15
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In this case "event" refers to a planned activity, probably some kind of meeting where people came together. This may include people playing music, dancing, giving a presentation or doing exercises (sports).