Definition of Unfortunate

1. Noun. A person who suffers misfortune.




2. Adjective. Not favored by fortune; marked or accompanied by or resulting in ill fortune. "An unfortunate night for all concerned"

3. Adjective. Not auspicious; boding ill.
Exact synonyms: Inauspicious
Attributes: Auspiciousness, Propitiousness
Similar to: Unpromising
Antonyms: Auspicious
Derivative terms: Inauspiciousness

4. Adjective. Unsuitable or regrettable. "An unfortunate speech"
Similar to: Infelicitous

Definition of Unfortunate

1. a. Not fortunate; unsuccessful; not prosperous; unlucky; attended with misfortune; unhappy; as, an unfortunate adventure; an unfortunate man; an unfortunate commander; unfortunate business.

2. a. Not fortunate; unsuccessful; not prosperous; unlucky; attended with misfortune; unhappy; as, an unfortunate adventure; an unfortunate man; an unfortunate commander; unfortunate business.

Definition of Unfortunate

1. Adjective. not favored by fortune ¹

2. Adjective. marked or accompanied by or resulting in misfortune ¹

3. Noun. an unlucky person ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Unfortunate

1. fortunate [n -S] - See also: fortunate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Unfortunate

unformatted capacity
unformatting
unformed
unformed visual hallucination
unformedly
unformidable
unforming
unforms
unformulaic
unformulated
unforsaken
unforseen
unforthcoming
unforthcomingly
unfortified
unfortunate (current term)
unfortunate person
unfortunately
unfortunates
unfossiliferous
unfossilised
unfossilized
unfostered
unfought
unfound
unfounded
unfoundedly
unfoundedness
unfoxed
unfractionated

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