Definition of 'mischance'
Example sentences containing 'mischance'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
By some mischance, the false bottom of the bag had become dislodged in the fall. CONFESSIONAL (2001)Saying this as much to protect himself from guilt over any mischance, as from concern for Cousins. STONE CITY (2001)
Some learned to use the mischance for favors... few of us begrudged them the extra rations or trivial treats so dearly bought. THE CURSE OF CHALION (2001)
Trends of 'mischance'
Used Occasionally. mischance is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
Definition of mischance from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.