What does mishap mean?

Definitions for mishapˈmɪs hæp, mɪsˈhæp

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word mishap.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bad luck, mischance, mishap(noun)

    an unpredictable outcome that is unfortunate

    "if I didn't have bad luck I wouldn't have any luck at all"

  2. mishap, misadventure, mischance(noun)

    an instance of misfortune


  1. mishap(Noun)

    An accident, mistake, or problem.

    After the mishap with the banana peel, he watches his step now.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mishap(noun)

    evil accident; ill luck; misfortune; mischance

  2. Mishap(verb)

    to happen unluckily; -- used impersonally

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Mishap

    mis-hap′, n. ill chance: accident: misfortune.—v.i. Mishap′pen (Spens.), to happen ill.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mishap in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mishap in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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