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(Entry 1 of 3)

1 something that happens
  • we must make the best of both the good and the bad haps of life

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2 the uncertain course of events
  • by hap and circumstance, he ended up as a cartoonist in New York

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Synonyms of hap (Entry 2 of 3)

a decorative cloth used as a top covering for a bed
  • the hap was a patchwork quilt that the old woman had made herself

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Synonyms of hap (Entry 3 of 3)

to take place
  • what wondrous events hath happed this Christmas Day?

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The first known use of hap was in the 13th century

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“Hap.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hap. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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