happens|happened|happening'hæpən verb +come to pass +happen, occur, or be the case in the course of events or by chance +chance to be or do something, without intention or causation +come into being; become reality +come upon, as if by accident; meet with
1 occur, take place, come about, go on, come to pass, develop; betide, chance, prove, materialize, Colloq transpire, come off, Slang cook:
What is happening? As it happens, everyone has already left.
2 befall, become of:
What will happen to me if I refuse?
3 happen on or upon. come upon, chance or hit on or upon, stumble on or upon, find, turn up, encounter, meet with:
It was then that I happened on an old letter of his.
Random quote: Thousands of candles can be lit from a single, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.: Buddha