Origin of misadventure
Examples from the Web for misadventure
But as it turns out, Brown had his own Latin misadventure, one that may have skirted the law.
Strange to say, he was none the worse of the misadventure, but did his part nobly at the Royal feast that followed.The Island Queen|R.M. Ballantyne
With the Little Pal, no day had ever seemed too long, no misadventure but had had its spice.The Princess Passes|Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
Her death was, he said, the result of a misadventure, she having accidently taken the wrong medicine.By the Barrow River|Edmund Leamy