contingency, potentiality, possibility, environment, context, case, circumstance, capability, prospect, background, situation, conditions, climate, contingence, state of affairs, position, possible, contingent
effect (part of speech: noun)
future (part of speech: noun)
- Contemplating this dark eventuality he heard heavy footsteps overhead. - "A Hero of Liége", Herbert Strang.
- This disconcerting eventuality usually made the Mohammedan an objectionable guest! - "Autobiography of a YOGI", Paramhansa Yogananda.
- Every groom is more or less a sporting man, and it is the peculiarity of sporting men to betray astonishment at no eventuality, however startling; therefore Mr. Crop, doing violence to his feelings, moved not a muscle of his countenance. - "M. or N. "Similia similibus curantur."", G.J. Whyte-Melville.