happen upon

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English - English
find unexpectedly; "the archeologists chanced upon an old tomb"; "she struck a goldmine"; "The hikers finally struck the main path to the lake"
happen upon

    Hyphenation

    hap·pen up·on

    Turkish pronunciation

    häpın ıpän

    Pronunciation

    /ˈhapən əˈpän/ /ˈhæpən əˈpɑːn/

    Etymology

    [ 'ha-p&n, -p& ] (intransitive verb.) 14th century. Middle English, from hap.

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