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hap

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hap

  1. 1 something that happens <we must make the best of both the good and the bad haps of life> Synonyms affair, circumstance, episode, hap, happening, incident, occasion, occurrence, thingRelated Words coincidence, co-occurrence, fluke, freak; landmark, milepost, milestone, page, phenomenon, turning point; adventure, experience, time; happenchance, happenstance; accident, crisis, emergency, juncture; achievement, deed, exploit, feat; news, tidings

  2. 2 the uncertain course of events <by hap and circumstance, he ended up as a cartoonist in New York> Synonyms accident, casualty [archaic], circumstance, hap, hazard, luckRelated Words fortuitousness, fortuity, haphazardry, randomness, uncertainty; fluke, happenchance, happenstance; destiny, doom, fate, fortune, lot; danger, peril, riskNear Antonyms intent, intention, purpose; design, outline, plan, scheme




hap

noun, dialect

Synonyms and Antonyms of hap

  1. a decorative cloth used as a top covering for a bed <the hap was a patchwork quilt that the old woman had made herself> Synonyms bedcover (also bedcovering), bedspread, coverlet, hap [dialect], spreadRelated Words comforter, puff, quilt; bedclothes, bedding, clothes




hap

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hap

  1. to take place <what wondrous events hath happed this Christmas Day?> Synonyms be, befall, betide, chance, come, come about, come down, come off, cook, do, go down [slang], go on, happen, occur, pass, transpireRelated Words break, develop, rise, shape (up); arise, come up, crop (up), materialize, spring (up); intervene; fall out, follow, result, turn out; go off, proceed




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