Definition of Mishanter

1. [n -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mishanter

misguidedness
misguidednesses
misguider
misguiders
misguides
misguiding
misguidingly
mish
mishandle
mishandled
mishandler
mishandlers
mishandles
mishandling
mishandlings
mishanter (current term)
mishanters
mishap
mishapped
mishappen
mishappy
mishaps
mishapt
mishcup
mishear
misheard
mishearing
mishears
mishegaas
mishegas

Literary usage of Mishanter

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1. The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns by Robert Burns, William Ernest Henley (1897)
"mishanter, misfortune, mishap : " mishanter fa' misca'd her," 63; ... thee," me," 113 ; " till some mishanter." 133. ..."

2. A Complete Word and Phrase Concordance to the Poems and Songs of Robert by J. B. Reid (1889)
"... disaster]. mishanter fa' me, .... Add. to ¡llegit. Child. Virr, fancy barks, awa' we canter Uphill, down brae, till some mishanter, Ep. to Maj. ..."

3. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: To which is Prefixed, a by John Jamieson (1880)
"[To mishanter, va To spoil, hurt, injure, mangle ; but generally implying the idea of accident or accidentally, Clydes., Banff*. ..."

4. A Dictionary of Lowland Scotch: With an Introductory Chapter Onthe Poetry by Charles Mackay (1888)
"Gin Rab Roy hae heard o' this lady's mishanter, he wadna be lang o' clearin' the house—Lord Lovat an' a', and letting her gang hame. ..."

5. The Complete Works of Robert Burns (self-interpreting) by Robert Burns (1886)
"Misea', to abuse, to call names. Misea d, abused in wrong language, slandered. Russell sair misca'd her. mishanter, misadventure. ..."

6. The Complete Poetical Works of Robert Burns by Robert Burns, William Ernest Henley (1897)
"mishanter, misfortune, mishap : " mishanter fa' misca'd her," 63; ... thee," me," 113 ; " till some mishanter." 133. ..."

7. A Complete Word and Phrase Concordance to the Poems and Songs of Robert by J. B. Reid (1889)
"... disaster]. mishanter fa' me, .... Add. to ¡llegit. Child. Virr, fancy barks, awa' we canter Uphill, down brae, till some mishanter, Ep. to Maj. ..."

8. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: To which is Prefixed, a by John Jamieson (1880)
"[To mishanter, va To spoil, hurt, injure, mangle ; but generally implying the idea of accident or accidentally, Clydes., Banff*. ..."

9. A Dictionary of Lowland Scotch: With an Introductory Chapter Onthe Poetry by Charles Mackay (1888)
"Gin Rab Roy hae heard o' this lady's mishanter, he wadna be lang o' clearin' the house—Lord Lovat an' a', and letting her gang hame. ..."

10. The Complete Works of Robert Burns (self-interpreting) by Robert Burns (1886)
"Misea', to abuse, to call names. Misea d, abused in wrong language, slandered. Russell sair misca'd her. mishanter, misadventure. ..."

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