A superior force; the term is used in civil cases to denote an act of God. A loss vis major results from natural causes, such as a hurricane, tornado, or earthquake, and without the intervention of human beings. It is a loss that could not have been prevented by diligence or by having taken precautions. See also force majeure.
A person, circumstance, or event that causes annoyance, distress, difficulty, etc.
Sorrow is a feeling of great sadness or grief, often caused by loss or disappointment.
Serendipity is when someone accidently finds something good.
Evil accident; ill luck; misfortune; mischance.
Bad luck or an instance of it
An accident or unlucky event.
(Archaic) Chance or an accident.
(Informal) A result, esp. a successful one, brought about by accident; stroke of luck
What happens or has happened to a person or entity; lot; fortune
That which is decreed by fate or which is fatal; a fatal event.
The definition of a disaster is an event, often sudden, that causes great damage or devastation.
The definition of a curse is a swear word or a bad word or the state of bad luck caused by someone wishing evil or injury to happen to someone else.
The definition of a crash is a loud and sudden noise or a violent smashing.
A future event or circumstance whose occurrence is not certain.
(Physics) A brief dynamic event consisting of the close approach of two or more particles, such as atoms, resulting in an abrupt change of momentum or exchange of energy.
Chance is defined as happening by unexplainable reasons, luck, a risk, or the likelihood of something happening.
The culminating event of a drama, esp. of a tragedy, by which the plot is resolved; denouement
The definition of a case is a holder for something or an instance of something happening.
The definition of a calamity is an event that brings loss or a disaster.
A violent or destructive natural event, such as a lightning strike or earthquake.
An event of happening.
A fact, event, or state of affairs that makes something else possible
Something that happens; occurrence; incident; event
The arrival of something in a sudden or unexpected manner; chance; accident.
A chance or opportunity:
Intent is defined as something you plan or mean to do.
The goal or purpose behind a specific action or set of actions.
The act of making preparations for a possible or future event or situation:
An orderly or step-by-step conception or proposal for accomplishing an objective:
Something deduced by calculating; estimate; plan
An official order, edict, or decision, as of a church, government, court, etc.
(Uncountable) Firmness of conviction.
Something not expected.
(Uncountable, euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
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