eventually

Definition

  • adverb: at some later time
  • adverb: at an unspecified later time
  • synonyms: after all, as things go, as times go

Examples

  • Her constant campaigning 'eventually' got her the nomination.

  • This plant 'eventually' reaches a height of 15 feet.

  • I am sure that we'll succeed 'eventually'.

Movie clips

Movie quotes

  • (..) here to see you. (SIGHS) Do you know if it hurt or whatever? Apparently he was struggling for breath for a long time... and then eventually he just went unconscious. It wasn't great or anything. Dying sucks. Gus really loved you, you know? I know. (..)
    2014 The Fault in Our Stars
  • (..) Give me that piece. - Uh... - Oh, no. Thanks for saving my life back there. ...eventually it turned out to be pointless. ...this has been about the greatest minutes of my life. - What's up, babe? - Babe! (..)
    2014 The Lego Movie
  • (..) some consider to be unnatural. Wh– What happened to him? He became so powerful, the only thing he was afraid of was... losing his power. Which eventually, of course, he did. Unfortunately, he taught his apprentice everything he knew. Then his apprentice killed him in his sleep. It’s ironic. (..)
    2005 Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith