mishanter

[ mi-shan-ter ]
/ mɪˈʃæn tər /

noun Scot. and North England.

a misfortune; mishap.

Nearby words

  1. misguidance,
  2. misguide,
  3. misguided,
  4. misguidedly,
  5. mishandle,
  6. mishap,
  7. mishappen,
  8. mishawaka,
  9. mishear,
  10. mishegaas


Origin of mishanter

1745–55; variant of misaunter, equivalent to mis-1 + aunter, variant of obsolete aventure adventure

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