Definition of mishap noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

mishap

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈmɪshæp//
 
[countable, uncountable]
 
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a small accident or piece of bad luck that does not have serious results a slight mishap a series of mishaps I managed to get home without further mishap.
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