• That which happens; an occurrence or happening, especially an unexpected, random, chance, or fortuitous event; chance; fortune; luck.
  • (Britain, Scotland, dialect) A wrap, such as a quilt or a comforter. Also, a small or folded blanket placed on the end of a bed to keep feet warm.


  • (intransitive, literary) to happen; to befall; to chance.
  • (dialect) To wrap or clothe.
  • (transitive, literary) To happen to.

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