Part of speech:
Tending or likely to cause destruction
The definition of disastrous is something that is very harmful or damaging.
The definition of unfortunate is unlucky, or something that is regrettable or inappropriate.
Resulting or likely to result in misfortune; inauspicious:
(Archaic) Sorrowful; wretched
(Informal) Deserving cursing; outrageous
Arousing terror or causing extreme distress; dreadful; terrible
Allowing no hope; causing despair
Destined to an unhappy fate; sure to end up in misfortune; unlucky
Not likely to develop in a desirable manner:
Not suitable; inappropriate:
Not favorable or fortunate; adverse, inauspicious, etc.
Involving or undergoing chance misfortune
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