Examples of misadventure in a Sentence
His vacation turned into a series of misadventures.
a string of financial misadventures eventually left him broke
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The Brewers and Reds might still be playing if not for a slight misadventure on the bases in the eighth inning with Cincinnati leading, 11-9.
The embarrassing misadventures on the base paths began in the third inning when Dee Gordon ran the Marlins out of their first threat against Gray.
Here's hoping that Brienne, Pod, and Arya eventually team up for some misadventures.
From the book Dressed Up For a Riot: Misadventures in Putin's Moscow.
One of the things I was known for writing about early in my time as a columnist was Maintenance Manor, a scene of ongoing misadventures in home improvement.
A new book by Cyrus Bozorgmehr, the advisor for the Once Upon a Time in Shaolin project, is devoted to telling the story of this grand misadventure in 288 pages.
For Winston, that likely points to an off-the-field misadventure.
Tired of Gru’s identity crisis and craving the comforts of old-fashioned villainy, the Minions resign in protest and spend much of the movie off by themselves, utterly oblivious to their former master and his latest round of imbecilic misadventures.
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Synonymsadversity, ill, knock, misfortune, mischance, mishap, tragedy
Antonymsfortune, luck, serendipity
Related Wordscalamity, cataclysm, catastrophe, disaster; affliction, hardship, trial, tribulation, woe; distress, misery, suffering, unhappiness; defeat, failure, fizzle, nonsuccess; curse, evil, sorrow, trouble; accident, casualty; blow, body blow, disappointment, letdown, setback; circumstance, destiny, doom, fate, lot, portion
Near Antonymsbreak, chance, fluke, godsend, hit, opportunity, strike, stroke, windfall; accomplishment, achievement, success
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: an unlucky event or occurrence : a bad experience or accident that is usually minor
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