about icon-addNote android4 Answer apple4 icon-appStoreEN icon-appStoreES icon-appStorePT icon-appStoreRU Imported Layers Copy 7 icon-arrow-spined icon-ask icon-attention icon-bubble-blue icon-bubble-red ButtonError ButtonLoader ButtonOk icon-cake icon-camera icon-card-add icon-card-calendar icon-card-remove icon-card-sort chrome-extension-ru chrome-extension-es-mx chrome-extension-pt-br chrome-extension-ru comment comment icon-cop-cut icon-cop-star Cross Dislike icon-editPen icon-entrance icon-errorBig facebook flag flag_vector icon-globe icon-googlePlayEN icon-googlePlayRU icon-greyLoader icon-cake Heart 4EB021E9-B441-4209-A542-9E882D3252DE Created with sketchtool. Info Kebab icon-lamp icon-lampBig icon-learnHat icon-learning-hat Dislike Loup Loup icon-more icon-note icon-notifications icon-pen Pencil icon-play icon-plus-light icon-plus icon-rosie-cut Rune scrollUp Share-icon Shevron-Down Shevron Left Shevron Right sound sound1 sound2 sound3 sound4 sound2 icon-star Swap icon-translate Trash icon-tutor-ellipsis icon-tutor-flip Tutor folder icon icon-tutor-learned icon-twoWayArrow Mezhdunarodny_logotip_VK vk icon-word pen_icon Logo Logo Logo
without examplesFound in 3 dictionaries

The Universal Dictionary
  • It is intended for a full-text search and it significantly expands the possibilities of working with lexical items from the Russian glossary of LingvoUniversal. Contains usage examples, synonyms, and antonyms.


['hæp(ə)nɪŋ] брит. / амер.


  1. происшествие, случай, событие, явление

  2. иск. хеппенинг (художественное событие или представление с участием зрителей, совмещающее различные формы искусства: музыку, театр и др.; в отличие от перформанса, носит преимущественно импровизационный характер) см. тж. action art, performance art, interactive art

Learning (En-Ru)




случай, событие (обыкн. неожиданное)

Unlock all free
thematic dictionaries

Examples from texts

Some had difficulty participating in the experiential learning activities, but all in all, most were excited about what was happening and let themselves be cast into new roles.
Некоторым было сложно участвовать в экспериментальных занятиях, но, в конечном счете, большинству понравилось все, что там происходило, и они охотно соглашались выступать в новых ролях.
Mirvis, Philip,Ayas, Karen,Roth, George / To the Desert and Back. The Story of One of the Most Dramatic Business Transformations on RecordМирвис, Филип,Аяс, Карен,Рот, Джордж / В пустыню и обратно. История самого грандиозного корпоративного тренинга
В пустыню и обратно. История самого грандиозного корпоративного тренинга
Мирвис, Филип,Аяс, Карен,Рот, Джордж
© 2003, by Philip Mirvis, Karen Ayas and George Roth
© Издание на русском языке, перевод, оформление ООО "Альпина Бизнес Букс", 2006
© перевод с английского И.Окуньковой
To the Desert and Back. The Story of One of the Most Dramatic Business Transformations on Record
Mirvis, Philip,Ayas, Karen,Roth, George
© 2003, by Philip Mirvis, Karen Ayas and George Roth
Look and see what is happening all around...
Посмотри, что делается кругом, Ты посмотри...
Bulgakov, Michail / The White GuardБулгаков, Михаил / Белая гвардия
Белая гвардия
Булгаков, Михаил
© Мурманское книжное издательство, 1990
The White Guard
Bulgakov, Michail
© 1971 by McGraw-Hill Book Company
At eleven o'clock on the evening of the same day, this is what was happening in Madame Kalitin's house.
В тот же день, в одиннадцать часов вечера, вот что происходило в доме г-жи Калитиной.
Turgenev, I.S. / A House of GentlefolkТургенев, И.С. / Дворянское гнездо
Дворянское гнездо
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1983
A House of Gentlefolk
Turgenev, I.S.
© 2006 BiblioBazaar
I think no matter how far Japan may be people who are interested in politics read in papers and see on television what is happening in Georgia.
Я думаю, как бы далеко Япония ни находилась, люди, которые интересуются политикой, тоже ведь читают и видят на международных каналах, что происходит в Грузии.
Maybe you can’t see it because it’s happening gradually, but only seeing you every now and then, it’s apparent to me.”
Не сразу, конечно. Может, потому и не замечаешь, но я-то вижу тебя от случая к случаю, и для меня это очевидно.
Asprin, Robert / Dragons WildАсприн, Роберт / Игры драконов
Игры драконов
Асприн, Роберт
© 2008 by Bill Fawсett & Associates
© Перевод. И. Самоцветов, 2009
© Школа перевода В. Баканова, 2009
© ООО Издательство "АСТ МОСКВА", 2009
Dragons Wild
Asprin, Robert
© 2008 by Bill Fawcett & Associates
“What's happening?” she asked.
— Что происходит? — спросила она.
Card, Orson Scott / XenocideКард, Орсон Скот / Ксеноцид
Кард, Орсон Скот
© copyright 1991 by Orson Scott Card
© Copyright перевод с английского Владимир Марченко
© ООО "Издательство АСТ", 2000
Card, Orson Scott
© copyright 1991 by Orson Scott Card
James Cason:- Well, as I said before, by offering information, moral and spiritual support, letting them know that they are not alone, that the world knows what is happening in Cuba.
Джеймс Кейсон: Ну, как я уже сказал, предлагая информацию, моральную, духовную поддержку, говоря, что они не одни, что мир знает, что происходит на Кубе.
© Организация Объединенных Наций, 2010 год
© United Nations 2010
Not only was Abbas politically weak, with few friends among Fatah militants, but he also didn’t show much interest in what was happening in Gaza.
Аббас не только был слабым в политическом плане, при том что у него есть несколько друзей в вооруженных отрядах Фатха, он также не проявлял большого интереса к тому, что происходило в Газе.
© Project Syndicate 1995 – 2011
© Project Syndicate 1995 – 2011
'What's happening?' Carol cried from the bathroom.
- Что происходит? - крикнула Кэрол из ванной.
King, Stephen / Hearts in AtlantisКинг, Стивен / Сердца в Атлантиде
Сердца в Атлантиде
Кинг, Стивен
© Stephen King, 1999
© Перевод И.Гурова, 2000
© ООО "Издательство АСТ", 2001
Hearts in Atlantis
King, Stephen
© 1999 by Stephen King
Tatarsky had a good view of all this from higher up the street, but once he came down to the same level as the station, the impenetrable crowd concealed what was happening from view.
Все это Татарский разглядел с возвышенности, а когда он спустился к станции, происходящее скрыла толпа, через которую не было никакой возможности пробиться.
Pelevin, Victor / Homo ZapiensПелевин, В. О. / Generation "П"
Generation "П"
Пелевин, В. О.
© В. Пелевин, текст, 2009
Homo Zapiens
Pelevin, Victor
© Victor Pelevin, 1999
© Andrew Bromfield, 2000
People who are reading or listening to my discourses must think that I am aware of what is happening in the world, in all the newspapers of the world.
Люди, которые читают или слушают мои лекции, наверное, думают, что я знаю обо всем происходящем в мире, о всех газетах мира.
Osho, Bhagvan Shree Rajneesh / The Messiah, Volume 2Ошо Бхагван Шри Раджниш / Мессия. Том 2
Мессия. Том 2
Ошо Бхагван Шри Раджниш
The Messiah, Volume 2
Osho, Bhagvan Shree Rajneesh
What has been happening to you?"
Что с вами случилось?
Osho, Bhagvan Shree Rajneesh / Joshu - The Lion's RoarОшо Бхагван Шри Раджниш / Джошу: Рычание льва
Джошу: Рычание льва
Ошо Бхагван Шри Раджниш
Joshu - The Lion's Roar
Osho, Bhagvan Shree Rajneesh
For Roanna, who had tried so hard to tell her social worker what was happening.
Мне нужно отомстить за Роанну, которая пыталась рассказать социальному педагогу, что творится у нас в школе.
Saintcrow, Lilith / Dead Man RisingСэйнткроу, Лилит / Возвращение мертвеца
Возвращение мертвеца
Сэйнткроу, Лилит
© Перевод. С. Теремязева, 2009
© Издание на руском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2009
© 2006 by Lilith Saintcrow
Dead Man Rising
Saintcrow, Lilith
© 2006 by Lilith Saintcrow
I want to follow the wild geese and see what is happening out there-get married again; leave a dozen descendants on a fresh uncrowded planet, then-possibly-move on.
Я хочу последовать за дикими гусями и посмотреть, что получится: хочу опять жениться, наплодить с дюжину потомков на новой чистой планете, а потом, возможно, двинуться дальше.
Heinlein, Robert / Time Enough For LoveХайнлайн, Роберт / Достаточно времени для любви, или жизни Лазаруса Лонга
Достаточно времени для любви, или жизни Лазаруса Лонга
Хайнлайн, Роберт
© 1973 by Robert A. Heinlein
© Перевод. Ю. Соколов, 2008
Time Enough For Love
Heinlein, Robert
© 1973 by Robert Heinlein
Polly was finding the song more and more interesting because she thought she was beginning to see the connection between the music and the things that were happening.
Ей казалось, что она уже улавливает связь между музыкой и происходящим в этом мире.
Lewis, Clive S. / The Magician's NephewЛьюис, Клайв С. / Племянник чародея
Племянник чародея
Льюис, Клайв С.
© Перевод Н. Трауберг, 2010
© Издание на русском языке ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2010
The Magician's Nephew
Lewis, Clive S.
© 1955 by C.S. Lewis Pte. Ltd.
© renewed 1983 by C.S. Lewis Pte. Ltd.

Add to my dictionary

'hæp(ə)nɪŋNounпроисшествие; случай; событие; явление

User translations

The part of speech is not specified

  1. 1.

    (major event (noun)): thing = факт

    (befalling (verb)): transpiring = происходит, случается, проступает в виде капель пота

    (bumping (verb)): tumbling = падает, обваливается, кувыркается

    translation added by ` AL
    Gold en-ru
  2. 2.


    translation added by Валерий Коротоношко
    Gold en-ru


unexpected happening / turn
happening at different times
What's happening?
Что происходит?
accident waiting to happen
accident waiting to happen
опасность несчастного случая
accident waiting to happen
happen along
happen along
случайно зайти
happen in
случайно зайти
how it happened
обстоятельства, при которых наступил страховой случай
happen to be
happen to be
thing to happen
be about to happen
what actually happens is that
на самом же деле

Word forms


Basic forms
Present Participle (Participle I)happening
Past Participle (Participle II)happened
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I happenwe happen
you happenyou happen
he/she/it happensthey happen
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am happeningwe are happening
you are happeningyou are happening
he/she/it is happeningthey are happening
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have happenedwe have happened
you have happenedyou have happened
he/she/it has happenedthey have happened
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been happeningwe have been happening
you have been happeningyou have been happening
he/she/it has been happeningthey have been happening
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I happenedwe happened
you happenedyou happened
he/she/it happenedthey happened
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was happeningwe were happening
you were happeningyou were happening
he/she/it was happeningthey were happening
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had happenedwe had happened
you had happenedyou had happened
he/she/it had happenedthey had happened
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been happeningwe had been happening
you had been happeningyou had been happening
he/she/it had been happeningthey had been happening
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will happenwe shall/will happen
you will happenyou will happen
he/she/it will happenthey will happen
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be happeningwe shall/will be happening
you will be happeningyou will be happening
he/she/it will be happeningthey will be happening
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have happenedwe shall/will have happened
you will have happenedyou will have happened
he/she/it will have happenedthey will have happened
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been happeningwe shall/will have been happening
you will have been happeningyou will have been happening
he/she/it will have been happeningthey will have been happening
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would happenwe should/would happen
you would happenyou would happen
he/she/it would happenthey would happen
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be happeningwe should/would be happening
you would be happeningyou would be happening
he/she/it would be happeningthey would be happening
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have happenedwe should/would have happened
you would have happenedyou would have happened
he/she/it would have happenedthey would have happened
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been happeningwe should/would have been happening
you would have been happeningyou would have been happening
he/she/it would have been happeningthey would have been happening
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am happenedwe are happened
you are happenedyou are happened
he/she/it is happenedthey are happened
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being happenedwe are being happened
you are being happenedyou are being happened
he/she/it is being happenedthey are being happened
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been happenedwe have been happened
you have been happenedyou have been happened
he/she/it has been happenedthey have been happened
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was happenedwe were happened
you were happenedyou were happened
he/she/it was happenedthey were happened
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being happenedwe were being happened
you were being happenedyou were being happened
he/she/it was being happenedthey were being happened
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been happenedwe had been happened
you had been happenedyou had been happened
he/she/it had been happenedthey had been happened
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be happenedwe shall/will be happened
you will be happenedyou will be happened
he/she/it will be happenedthey will be happened
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been happenedwe shall/will have been happened
you will have been happenedyou will have been happened
he/she/it will have been happenedthey will have been happened


Common casehappeninghappenings
Possessive casehappening'shappenings'