Definitions for mishapˈmɪs hæp, mɪsˈhæp

This page provides all 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

Wiktionary

  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.

Numerology

  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Yu Weiping:

    The experience and lessons we learned from the mishap will help improve our work in the future.

  2. Kelly Burdick:

    Correcting the causal factors in the Jan. 8, 2014 MH mishap is paramount to the CH/MH-53 community.

  3. Air Force:

    Pieces of the failed rotor arm cut through the engine's fan case, the engine bay, an internal fuel tank, and hydraulic and fuel lines before exiting through the aircraft's upper fuselage, the total mishap damage is estimated to be in excess $50 million.

  4. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei:

    Saudi Arabia's rulers, instead of shifting blame (to others), must accept their responsibility in this heavy mishap by apologizing to the Islamic Ummah and their bereft families, and meeting their obligations to that effect, the Muslim world has many questions, and the deaths of more than 1,000 people in this incident is not a minor issue; therefore, the Muslim world must think of a remedy to this issue.

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