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mischance

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌmɪsˈtʃɑːns/  us   /-ˈtʃæns/ formal
bad luck or an unlucky event: If by some mischance our attempt fails, we'll try again next year.
Translations of “mischance”
in Vietnamese sự bất hạnh…
in Spanish desgracia, mala suerte…
in Thai โชคร้าย…
in Malaysian nasib malang…
in French malchance…
in German der Unfall…
in Chinese (Traditional) 厄運,黴運, 不幸…
in Indonesian kemalangan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 厄运,坏运气, 不幸…
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