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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of transpire.

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Examples

  • A Lieberman aide told the Politico that "essentially what transpired is that Senator Reid talked about taking away his position perhaps for another position and Sen. Lieberman indicated that was unacceptable."

    Today in Iran and Iraq - Swampland - TIME.com

  • It's a dazzling quest, the intellectual odyssey of a lifetime, as this insatiably curious writer attempts to understand everything that has transpired from the Big Bang to the rise of civilization.

    A Short History of Nearly Everything: Summary and book reviews of A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson.

  • '' What transpired is a moving experience, '' Crenshaw said.

    Americans rally to reclaim Ryder Cup

  • Lieberman’s aide told Politico on Friday morning that “essentially what transpired is that Sen. Reid talked about taking away his position perhaps for another position, and Sen. Lieberman indicated that was unacceptable.”

    startling? high wire act by lieberman

  • He was responsible for much of the action that transpired, which is why he is a perfect example of how attentive the writers are with all of the characters on the show.

    Mary Romero: "Best Episodes During February Sweeps" Award Goes to CW's Nikita

  • But as events have transpired, that is by no means certain.

    Looking back at Obama the narcissist

  • Lady Byron's misery was whispered soon after her marriage and his ill usage, but no word transpired, no sign escaped, from her.

    Lady Byron Vindicated

  • "I must say that on the evidence that I've seen so far there was absolutely no justification for the behaviour of our employee and we are deeply concerned about what transpired, which is why we've taken the action to stand him down," he said.

    The Age News Headlines

  • "I must say that on the evidence that I've seen so far there was absolutely no justification for the behaviour of our employee and we are deeply concerned about what transpired, which is why we've taken the action to stand him down," he said, adding that Fuller's future with Channel Nine would be determined in the next 24-48 hours.

    The Canberra Times - Front Page

  • Speculation has it that less than a week ago she could have gotten as much as five times the sum, that is, before word transpired in the media that she had other six children under 8 at home, in her care.

    Softpedia News - Global

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