misbefall

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

mis- + befall

VerbEdit

misbefall (third-person singular simple present misbefalls, present participle misbefalling, simple past misbefell, past participle misbefallen)

  1. (transitive, obsolete) Of an event, to happen unfortunately to (a person).
  2. (intransitive, obsolete) Of an event, to happen unfortunately.

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 20 June 2013, at 15:40