Translation of misadventure in Spanish:

misadventure

desventura, n.

Pronunciation /ˌmɪsədˈvɛn(t)ʃər//mɪsədˈvɛntʃə/

noun

  • 1

    desventura feminine
    a bit of a misadventure un pequeño percance
    • death by misadventure muerte accidental
    • Having a majority of eleven against him, the wise juryman consented to a merciful verdict of death by misadventure.
    • She advised the jury of three options death by accident, misadventure or an open verdict.
    • An inquest recorded a verdict of death by misadventure after hearing she died of acute peritonitis, caused by the perforation of her bowel during the operation.
    • The jury at the inquest into his death recorded a verdict of death by misadventure yesterday.
    • Tests indicated her death was due to alcohol and drugs and a jury at the first inquest returned a verdict of death by misadventure.