Definition of miscarriage:
spontaneous abortion, abortion, stillbirth.
Harry saw at once that there was little left for him to explain - plenary confession had plainly been made to the General of the intended fraud upon his pocket, and the unfortunate miscarriage of the scheme; and they had all made common cause against a common danger.- "New-Arabian-Nights", Stevenson, Robert Louis.
- "The Film Mystery", Arthur B. Reeve.
- "The Mayor of Troy", Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch.