Student Thesaurus

One entry found for unfortunate.
Entry Word: unfortunate
Function: adjective
Text: 1 bringing about ruin or misfortune <an unfortunate chain of events destroyed the business> -- see FATAL 1
2 having, prone to, or marked by bad luck <up to that point in her life she had been unfortunate in love> -- see UNLUCKY
3 of a kind to cause great distress <an unfortunate choice of words that would later prove to be embarrassing for the talk show host> -- see REGRETTABLE