The definition of hardship is adversity, or something difficult or unpleasant that you must endure or overcome.
(Dial.) A pain (in some part of the body)
A cause of pain, suffering, or distress:
The definition of a calamity is an event that brings loss or a disaster.
The concluding action of a drama, especially a classical tragedy, following the climax and containing a resolution of the plot.
An occurrence causing widespread destruction and distress; a catastrophe.
An unanticipated or sudden check in progress; a change from better to worse.
The outward expression of such suffering; mourning; lamentation
The tragic element of such a literary work, or of a real event
An instance of such testing, especially as part of a series of tests or experiments:
The object of regard; person or thing favoured.
The definition of help is aid that you request, or is someone who provides assistance.
Something that provides help, support, or relief, such as money or supplies:
The arrival of something in a sudden or unexpected manner; chance; accident.
An encouraging or being encouraged
The condition of being prosperous.
(Countable) Something untoward.
The practical experiences of life, including hardships and disappointments:
Bad luck; ill fortune; trouble; adversity
(Football) A type of play in which a ball carrier running toward a sideline gives the ball to a teammate going the opposite way
Something that is difficult, as a hard problem or an obstacle or objection
Find another word for adversity. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for adversity, like: hardship, misery, affliction, buffeting, calamity, catastrophe, disaster, reverses, setback, sorrow and tragedy.