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- adj. Having suffered misfortune; pitiable
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Producing misfortune.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Producing misfortune.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. deserving or inciting pity
This show, however, chronicles the adventures of a wealthy, philandering businessman who jets around the world closing business deals while ministering to the "misfortunate" on the side.
One could easily make the argument that this was a politically calcuated move citing "July 2011" as a tool for re-election, but it would be extremely misfortunate risk our young heroes lives for power.
Jones is typical of modern-day evangelicalism, which has abandoned any notion of advocacy for the poor and the misfortunate, and instead concentrates itself on gaining wealth and power.
Jones is typical of modern-day evangelicalism, which has abandoned any notion of advocacy for the poor and the misfortunate, These people have constructed a whole cult focused on the proper placement and function of the male sexual organ. and instead concentrates itself on gaining wealth and power.
He had been a catalyst in my dream move to bohemian Berlin turning into an amusing series of misfortunate events.
One of my friends, who is afraid of animals in general due to a misfortunate event with a dog when she was a child, came one day at my house to watch a movie with me.
They are both lost and trapped -- two unpleasant and vaguely contradictory states that they have the misfortunate of cohabitating.
It's a bummer, but it was really interesting, and they're the kind of people who can laugh about misfortunate things, so we just had a really interesting day talking.
In the spirit of college life, Sterbakov is going to act as your Resident Life Director and take you through a little “Freshmen Orientation” in case you were one of the misfortunate few who missed the original mini-series.
The misfortunate freak who made the Hunchback of Notre Dame into a suave clothing model, scanned my few items quickly and uncomfortably.
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