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  1. Bad luck; misluck; misfortune.
  2. Alternative form of ill luck.
An instance of misfortune; calamity
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  1. An instance of misfortune; calamity
  2. A state of wretchedness or misfortune; poverty and trouble
  3. A calamitous event.
Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
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  1. Anything causing pain or distress; calamity
  2. A cause of pain, suffering, or distress:
A person, circumstance, or event that causes annoyance, distress, difficulty, etc.
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  1. A person, circumstance, or event that causes annoyance, distress, difficulty, etc.
  2. A condition of pain, disease, or malfunction:
  3. A state of distress, affliction, difficulty, or need:
(Countable or uncountable) Difficulty or trouble; hard times.
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  1. (Countable or uncountable) Difficulty or trouble; hard times.
  2. The condition of lacking necessities or comforts; privation or suffering.
  3. A thing hard to bear; specific cause of discomfort or suffering, as poverty, pain, etc.
Something that places one in an unfavorable condition or position:
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  1. Something that places one in an unfavorable condition or position:
  2. Damage or loss, especially to reputation or finances; detriment:
  3. Loss or injury, as to reputation or credit; detriment
An unlucky accident; misadventure
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  1. An unlucky accident; misadventure
  2. Bad luck or an instance of it
  3. A mishap, an unlucky circumstance.
A person or thing that disappoints
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  1. A person or thing that disappoints
  2. A disappointing or being disappointed
  3. The condition or feeling of being disappointed.
(Sports) A maneuver in wrestling in which a competitor being controlled by the opponent suddenly reverses the situation and gains control.
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  1. (Sports) A maneuver in wrestling in which a competitor being controlled by the opponent suddenly reverses the situation and gains control.
  2. A usually adverse change in fortune:
  3. A change in fortune; a change from being successful to having problems.
  1. An obstacle, delay, or disadvantage.
  2. An unanticipated or sudden check in progress; a change from better to worse.
  3. (Architecture) A step-like recession in a wall.
The state of being vexatious.
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Something that disturbs one's comfort; an annoyance.
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  1. Something that disturbs one's comfort; an annoyance.
  2. Anything causing this
  3. Lack of comfort; uneasiness; inconvenience
Physical deterioration, as of a highway, caused by hard use over time:
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  1. Physical deterioration, as of a highway, caused by hard use over time:
  2. Bodily dysfunction or discomfort caused by disease or injury:
  3. The condition of being in need of immediate assistance:
A losing or being lost
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  1. A losing or being lost
  2. The condition of being deprived or bereaved of something or someone:
  3. The amount of something lost:
(Countable) An unpleasant behaviour, occurrence, etc.
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  1. (Countable) An unpleasant behaviour, occurrence, etc.
  2. An unpleasant situation, relationship, etc.
  3. An unpleasant experience or situation.
(Uncountable) The state or condition of being untoward.
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  1. (Uncountable) The state or condition of being untoward.
  2. (Countable) Something untoward.
A troubled state of mind; anxiety; distress; care; uneasiness
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  1. A troubled state of mind; anxiety; distress; care; uneasiness
  2. Something that causes anxiety
  3. The act of worrying or the condition of being worried; persistent mental uneasiness:
A cause of anxiety:
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  1. A cause of anxiety:
  2. (Psychiatry) An abnormal state like this, characterized by a feeling of being powerless and unable to cope with threatening events, typically imaginary, and by physical tension, as shown by sweating, trembling, etc.
  3. A state of apprehension and fear resulting from the anticipation of a threatening event or situation. &diamf3; In psychiatry, a patient has an anxiety disorder &diamf3; if normal psychological functioning is disrupted or if anxiety persists without an identifiable cause.
The practical experiences of life, including hardships and disappointments:
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  1. The practical experiences of life, including hardships and disappointments:
Evil accident; ill luck; misfortune; mischance.
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  1. Evil accident; ill luck; misfortune; mischance.
  2. An accident, mistake, or problem.
  3. An unlucky or unfortunate accident
Deep trouble or misery
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  1. Deep trouble or misery
  2. Any extreme misfortune bringing great loss and sorrow; disaster
  3. An event that brings terrible loss, lasting distress, or severe affliction; a disaster:
An unexpected and undesirable event, especially one resulting in damage or harm:
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  1. An unexpected and undesirable event, especially one resulting in damage or harm:
  2. (Law) An unforeseen event that occurs without anyone's fault or negligence
  3. An unforeseen event that is not the result of intention or has no apparent cause:
An unlucky accident; mishap; an instance of bad luck
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  1. An unlucky accident; mishap; an instance of bad luck
  2. (Eng. Law) Death caused accidentally by someone while performing a legal act and with no intent to injure
  3. An accident or unlucky event.
Any happening that causes great harm or damage; serious or sudden misfortune; calamity
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  1. Any happening that causes great harm or damage; serious or sudden misfortune; calamity
  2. (Obsolete) An evil influence of a star or planet.
  3. An occurrence causing widespread destruction and distress; a catastrophe.
The setting aside or overturning of a lower court’s decision by an appellate court; a turning around of the short-term market price trend of a security, either from downward to upward, or the other way around. The setting aside or overturning of a lower court’s decision by an appellate court; a turning around of the short-term market price trend of a security, either from downward to upward, or the other way around.
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  1. The setting aside or overturning of a lower court’s decision by an appellate court; a turning around of the short-term market price trend of a security, either from downward to upward, or the other way around. The setting aside or overturning of a lower court’s decision by an appellate court; a turning around of the short-term market price trend of a security, either from downward to upward, or the other way around.
  2. A usually adverse change in fortune:
  3. A change in fortune; a change from being successful to having problems.
A person or thing that disappoints
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  1. A person or thing that disappoints
  2. The condition or feeling of being disappointed.
  3. (Uncountable) The emotion felt when a strongly held expectation is not met.
An unanticipated or sudden check in progress; a change from better to worse.
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  1. An unanticipated or sudden check in progress; a change from better to worse.
  2. An obstacle, delay, or disadvantage.
  3. (Architecture) A step-like recession in a wall.
Bad luck or an instance of it
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  1. Bad luck or an instance of it
  2. A mishap, an unlucky circumstance.
  3. An unlucky accident; misadventure
The state of blossoming:
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  1. The state of blossoming:
  2. An unexpected shock or calamity.
  3. A mass of blossoms:
  1. An unforeseen, inopportune, or embarrassing event; a hitch
  2. An unforeseen event that disrupts the normal course of things; an inopportune occurrence.
  3. An inopportune happening causing confusion or embarrassment; awkward mishap
A fall to a low or lower status or position, as of power or wealth
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  1. A fall to a low or lower status or position, as of power or wealth
  2. A cause of disappointment or depression.
  3. A feeling of disappointment or depression.
An instance of misfortune; calamity
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  1. An instance of misfortune; calamity
  2. A state of wretchedness or misfortune; poverty and trouble
  3. A calamitous event.
The characteristic of being hapless.
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  1. The characteristic of being hapless.
The quality of being unfortunate; bad luck; mischance.
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The state, quality, or condition of being unlucky or unfortunate; misfortune.
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  1. The state, quality, or condition of being unlucky or unfortunate; misfortune.
(Uncountable) The state or condition of being untoward.
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  1. (Uncountable) The state or condition of being untoward.
  2. (Countable) Something untoward.
An unforeseen event that is not the result of intention or has no apparent cause:
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  1. An unforeseen event that is not the result of intention or has no apparent cause:
  2. A collision involving a motor vehicle
  3. An unexpected and undesirable event, especially one resulting in damage or harm:
An accident, especially one involving serious injury or loss of life.
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  1. An accident, especially one involving serious injury or loss of life.
  2. Anyone hurt or killed in an accident
  3. The harm to an individual or property as a result of a sudden, unexpected, or unusual event.
  1. An unforeseen, inopportune, or embarrassing event; a hitch
  2. An inopportune happening causing confusion or embarrassment; awkward mishap
  3. An unforeseen event that disrupts the normal course of things; an inopportune occurrence.
(Eng. Law) Death caused accidentally by someone while performing a legal act and with no intent to injure
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  1. (Eng. Law) Death caused accidentally by someone while performing a legal act and with no intent to injure
  2. An unlucky accident; mishap; an instance of bad luck
  3. An accident or unlucky event.
Bad luck or an instance of it
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  1. Bad luck or an instance of it
  2. A mishap, an unlucky circumstance.
  3. An unlucky accident; misadventure
  1. An accident, mistake, or problem.
  2. Evil accident; ill luck; misfortune; mischance.
  3. An unfortunate accident.
Find another word for misfortune. In this page you can discover 57 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for misfortune, like: back luck, , ill-luck, adversity, affliction, adverse fortune, trouble, hardship, disadvantage, mischance and disappointment.