An inopportune happening causing confusion or embarrassment; awkward mishap
The culminating event of a drama, esp. of a tragedy, by which the plot is resolved; denouement
An occurrence causing widespread destruction and distress; a catastrophe.
Misfortune is bad luck or a distressing occurrence.
The definition of a blunder is a foolish mistake.
Anyone hurt or killed in an accident
The definition of a fiasco is something that is an utter and complete disaster.
A drama or literary work in which the main character is brought to ruin or suffers extreme sorrow, especially as a consequence of a tragic flaw, moral weakness, or inability to cope with unfavorable circumstances.
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The feeling that something unexpected has happened.
Find another word for mishap. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mishap, like: accident, mischance, contretemps, misadventure, catastrophe, disaster, misfortune, blunder, boner, casualty and error.