Sentence Examples with the word mishap

That direful mishap was at the bottom of his temporary recluseness.

If any mishap befall the queen, the workers can sometimes keep the community from dying out.

His mishap was soon known to England, but the regents were for some weeks uncertain of his whereabouts.

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He immunized 40 persons without mishap and with no more unpleasant results than those occurring after vaccination.

This mishap rendered a treaty, which had been concluded in 1774 with the sultan of Brunei, practically a dead letter, and by the end of the century British influence in Borneo was to all intents and purposes at an end.