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Definition 1: an accidental happening - [noun denoting event]

Samples where hap or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he recorded all the little haps and mishaps of his life

(hap is a kind of ...) anything that happens suddenly or by chance without an apparent cause

"winning the lottery was a happy accident" "the pregnancy was a stroke of bad luck" "it was due to an accident or fortuity"

Definition 2: come to pass - [verb of change]

Samples where hap or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • What is happening?
  • The meeting took place off without an incidence
  • Nothing occurred that seemed important

Synonyms for hap in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of hap ) happen

"Report the news as it develops" "These political movements recrudesce from time to time"

(... is a kind of hap ) happen regularly

"Christmas rolled around again"

(... is a kind of hap ) come into being; become reality

"Her dream really materialized"

(... is a kind of hap ) happen, occur, or be the case in the course of events or by chance

"It happens that today is my birthday" "These things befell"

(... is a kind of hap ) become of; happen to

"He promised that no harm would befall her" "What has become of my children?"

(... is a kind of hap ) happen simultaneously

"The two events coincided"

(... is a kind of hap ) come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect

"Your comments may backfire and cause you a lot of trouble" "the political movie backlashed on the Democrats"

(... is a kind of hap ) be the case by chance

"I chanced to meet my old friend in the street"

(... is a kind of hap ) happen or take place

"Things have been breaking pretty well for us in the past few months"

(... is a kind of hap ) touch or seem as if touching visually or audibly

"Light fell on her face" "The sun shone on the fields" "The light struck the golden necklace" "A strange sound struck my ears"

(... is a kind of hap ) prove to be in the result or end

"It turns out that he was right"

(... is a kind of hap ) happen in a particular manner

"how did your talk go over?"

(... is a kind of hap ) happen or occur again

"This is a recurring story"

(... is a kind of hap ) be gradually disclosed or unfolded; become manifest

"The plot developed slowly"

(... is a kind of hap ) result or issue

"A slight unpleasantness arose from this discussion"

(... is a kind of hap ) come about or follow as a consequence

"nothing will result from this meeting"

(... is a kind of hap ) occur between other event or between certain points of time

"the war intervened between the birth of her two children"

(... is a kind of hap ) come about, happen, or occur

"Several important events transpired last week"

(... is a kind of hap ) occur

"what gives?"

(... is a kind of hap ) take place as an additional or unexpected development

(... is a kind of hap ) follow a certain course

"The inauguration went well" "how did your interview go?"

(... is a kind of hap ) come to pass; arrive, as in due course

"The first success came three days later" "It came as a shock" "Dawn comes early in June"

(... is a kind of hap ) occur at a specified time or place

"Christmas falls on a Monday this year" "The accent falls on the first syllable"

(... is a kind of hap ) be a forerunner of or occur earlier than

"This composition anticipates Impressionism"

(... is a kind of hap ) happen at the same time

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