a chapter of accidents

Definition of a chapter of accidents

British, informal
:a series of bad or unfortunate events

Word by Word Definitions

chapter play
  1. : a main division of a book

  2. : something resembling a chapter in being a significant specified unit

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

accident play accidents
  1. : an unforeseen and unplanned event or circumstance

  2. : lack of intention or necessity : chance

  3. : an unfortunate event resulting especially from carelessness or ignorance


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