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This annoying mishap happens when cool outside air and warm air from your body mix.

In the face of a tsunami of lies, ineptitude and mishaps from those in power, we told the truth and didn’t hold back.

A series of high-profile security mishaps — including Zoombombing, a vulnerability that let websites hijack Mac cameras, and Zoom routing calls through China — eventually led Zoom to bulk up its security.

From Vox

Communication mishaps, normal on any day but made more frequent owing to sleepless nights of protesting, happened over and over, exacerbated by the growing realization that their goals were different.

From Fortune

On the plus side, a smaller system has historically always performed more punctually and with fewer baggage-handling mishaps.

From Fortune

At the very least, the damage amounts to what the Air Force calls a Class A mishap, which causes more than $2 million in damage.

This is not the only mishap that the McDaniel campaign has experienced in the past 48 hours.

The case comes three years after fashion photographer David LaChapelle sued her for a similar mishap in the same video.

As a forensic meteorologist, Altschule is called in to investigate just about every conceivable mishap related to weather.

Washington alerted U.S. commercial airlines (not military aircraft) to comply in order to avoid mishap.

No mishap marred the pleasure of the trip, and all returned safe and sound to their home in the capital city of Korea.

Weston, who had been sent to work some distance from the camp that day and had not heard of this mishap, felt sorry for Grenfell.

We covered a good ten miles when we had our first serious mishap since leaving the Indian village.

The most generous of men was Earl Hakon, yet even to such a chief befell so great mishap on his dying-day.

As a fact it would rest with the burghers themselves to protect their goods and persons from mishap.

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On this page you'll find 68 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mishap, such as: blunder, calamity, disaster, hazard, misfortune, and mistake.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.