- hapax legomenon,
Origin of haphazard
Examples from the Web for haphazard
Although tough environmental controls were put in place in 2000, enforcement has been haphazard.
The absence of command and control means there is only haphazard combat coordination on the ground.
After wandering at haphazard some little way I met a peasant in a sleigh.
Then, of course, your whole battalion displaced to haphazard Iraqi Army bases.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It should be the most ideal exchange, not the most haphazard.‘Code Black’: An M.D. on How to Fix Our Emergency Room Crisis|Ryan McGarry|June 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We were wrapped up and shod with thick boots; I took his hand and we started off at haphazard.Monsieur, Madame and Bebe, Complete|Gustave Droz
But he saw that the undertaking must have a surer basis than this haphazard ingathering of chance growths.Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City|S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett
I have chosen at haphazard, but the choice is perhaps all the better.An Artist's Letters From Japan|John La Farge
Haphazard and careless combinations are not to be encouraged in the formal flower-beds.Beautiful Bulbous Plants|John Weathers
Suddenly, with the same speed shown by the panic at its origin, an orderly lull was manifest in its haphazard turmoil.An Ambitious Woman|Edgar Fawcett