Misadventured vs Misadventure - What's the difference?

misadventured | misadventure |


As an adjective misadventured

is (obsolete) unfortunate.

As a noun misadventure is

an accidental mishap or misfortune.

misadventured

English

Alternative forms

* misadventur'd

Adjective

(-)
  • (obsolete) unfortunate
  • (Webster 1913)

    misadventure

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • An accidental mishap or misfortune.
  • Usage notes

    *A "death by misadventure" is an accidental death not caused by any violation of law or criminal negligence.