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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmischancemis‧chance /ˌmɪsˈtʃɑːns $ -ˈtʃæns/ noun [countable, uncountable] formal 🔊 🔊 UNLUCKYbad luck, or a situation that results from bad luck syn misfortune 🔊 If by some mischance the government get elected again, I think taxes will rise.
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mischanceShe had invited Betty to stay by accident, or rather by drunken mischance, at one of those fatal office parties.
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