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mishap
used in Jane Eyre

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an unfortunate accident — usually minor
  • Why, you see, Miss Eyre, it is not a common mishap: his life has been very wild: these last three years he gave himself up to strange ways, and his death was shocking.
    Chapter 21 (7% in)

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