all the events that happened in the past
a turning point in human history
one of the worst disasters in recent history
a people with no sense of history
Many people throughout history have dreamt of a world without war.
The area was inhabited long before the dawn of recorded history (= before people wrote about events) .
These events changed the course of history .
the past events concerned in the development of a particular place, subject, etc.
爱尔兰 / 民主 / 流行音乐的历史
the history of Ireland/democracy/popular music
The local history of the area is fascinating.
The school traces its history back to 1865.
the study of past events as a subject at school or university
a history teacher
a degree in History
社会 / 经济 / 政治史
古代 / 中世纪 / 近代史
She's studying art history .
a written or spoken account of past events
She's writing a new history of Europe.
She went on to catalogue a long history of disasters.
a record of sth happening frequently in the past life of a person, family or place; the set of facts that are known about sb's past life
He has a history of violent crime.
There is a history of heart disease in my family.
a patient's medical history
to be dead or no longer important
Another mistake like that and you're history.
We won't talk about that─that's history.
That's past history now.
the record of great achievements in history
She has earned her place in the history books.
used to say that things often happen later in the same way as before
to be or do sth so important that it will be recorded in history
a discovery that made medical history
used when you are telling a story to say that you do not need to tell the end of it, because everyone knows it already