verb (used without object), happed, hap·ping.
Words nearby hap
Origin of hap1
Definition for haps (2 of 3)
verb (used with object)
Origin of hap2
Definition for haps (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for haps
Yea, she said, but this is the delay at the best; it may be far longer; for how may we tell what haps may be?The Water of the Wondrous Isles|William Morris
To recount in detail the haps and mishaps of each day's progress would take more time than I can command.
The haps or whims of the moment seem, indeed, to have governed his production with an influence as of stars malign or fortunate.Ringan Gilhaize|John Galt
And I assisted my fair cousin to remove her shawl and other haps.
I desire, de Claverlok, that thou shalt say but little to the duke of103 the haps of this night.The Red Tavern|Charles Raymond Macauley