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mishap
used in The Comedy of Errors

2 uses
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Definition
an unfortunate accident — usually minor
  • — Thus have you heard me sever'd from my bliss; That by misfortunes was my life prolong'd, To tell sad stories of my own mishaps.
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — A hall in the DUKE'S palace (76% in)
  • Hapless Aegeon, whom the fates have mark'd To bear the extremity of dire mishap!
    1.1 — Act 1 Scene 1 — A hall in the DUKE'S palace (89% in)

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