Synonyms for happens
- crop up
- go on
- take effect
- take place
- be found
- become a fact
- become known
- become of
- come about
- come after
- come into being
- come into existence
- come off
- present itself
- stumble upon
- turn out
- turn up
- what goes
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HAPPENS
But did you ever stop to think what happens when you write a letter?
They were smuggled, mind you, and no matter what happens, he can't squeal.
Lucky the cayuse who happens to be the right size for his harness.
If he happens to appear in the office, I have to associate with him; but, thank Heaven!
I am with him because it happens from particular circumstances to suit my convenience.
There must be something wrong in the firm when that happens.
But it so happens that He has dealt with it in words of unusual fulness.
This happens to be your first, and so, were I you, I would not pursue the subject further.'
What happens to this meat, and what is going on in the water which surrounds it?
It must be sown thin, and notwithstanding that attention, it often happens to be too thick.