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  1. Murphy's Law, Sod's Lawnoun

    humorous axiom stating that anything that can go wrong will go wrong


  1. Murphy's law

    Murphy's law is an adage or epigram that is typically stated as: "Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of murphy's law in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of murphy's law in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of murphy's law in a Sentence

  1. Med Yones:

    I discovered that anything can go right will go right! The wrong cannot last forever - I'd like to think of my discovery as the Anti-Murphy's Law

  2. Robin Ball:

    Murphy's law just came into play today in so many ways and there are irreversible consequences for that.

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    • A. commensal
    • B. lank
    • C. pecuniary
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