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a chapter of accidents

Definition of a chapter of accidents

British informal

  1. :  a series of bad or unfortunate events

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a main division of a book

    :  something resembling a chapter in being a significant specified unit

    :  a regular meeting of the canons of a cathedral or collegiate church or of the members of a religious house

accidentplay accidents
  1. :  an unforeseen and unplanned event or circumstance

    :  lack of intention or necessity :  chance

    :  an unfortunate event resulting especially from carelessness or ignorance

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to permeate or influence as if by dyeing

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