a series of discrete events
- This is a generalisation, of course, butbroadly speaking Europeans view football more as a continuum, the USand Japanese as a series of discrete events.
- A series of provocations led up to the border war.
- He rapped out a series of curt commands.
- The events that led up to the murder were shown in a series of flashbacks.
- Her story was nothing but a series of fabrications.