mishap definition

  • noun:
    • Bad luck.
    • An unfortunate accident.
    • An accident, mistake, or problem.
    • wicked accident; sick chance; misfortune; mischance.
    • An unfortunate or evil hap; mischance; misfortune.
    • A lapse from virtue.
    • Synonyms Mischance, tragedy, etc. See misfortune.
    • a case of misfortune
    • an unpredictable outcome that is unfortunate
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to take place unluckily; -- utilized impersonally.
  • others:
    • To happen or turn-out sick; fail.

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