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unfortunateness

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The condition or state of being unfortunate; ill luck; ill fortune.

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  • noun The quality of being unfortunate; bad luck; mischance.

Etymologies

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unfortunate +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Not if you want to avoid what we're still calling "that unfortunateness with the crockpot" decades later.

    Making Light: Open thread 134

  • Staying in until the convention buys her three more months of campaign time, three more months to make her case to the party and the country, three more months for some potential political unfortunateness to befall Senator Obama.

    A Sane Discussion Of Hillary And The Popular Vote

  • The theatre had a bit of small-town unfortunateness (raffle-tickets stapled into the program, not terribly well-informed ushers who were well less than half my age ...) but the players put on a fine show.

    The Weekend

  • Staying in until the convention buys her three more months of campaign time, three more months to make her case to the party and the country, three more months for some potential political unfortunateness to befall Senator Obama.

    Rachel Maddow: Clinton to the Convention?

  • They say he had had unfortunateness in the way of love derangements with a young lady when he was young; before he contracted red bed-quilts and had his financial conclusions disqualified.

    Heart of the West [Annotated]

  • The unfortunateness is in the nature of the answer.

    Site Home

  • Plus, think of the savings ... no elastics on the claws ... no culls (one claw from fighting, or other unfortunateness).

    msnbc.com: Community

  • It was a pleasant day over all, with lots of lovely Colombian countryside and some groovy little statues, though the cantankerous nature of Brendan's horse and the unfortunateness of mine dulled the excitement of the second half somewhat.

    TravelPod.com Recent Updates

  • It was a pleasant day over all, with lots of lovely Colombian countryside and some groovy little statues, though the cantankerous nature of Brendan's horse and the unfortunateness of mine dulled the excitement of the second half somewhat.

    TravelPod.com Recent Updates

  • It was a pleasant day over all, with lots of lovely Colombian countryside and some groovy little statues, though the cantankerous nature of Brendan's horse and the unfortunateness of mine dulled the excitement of the second half somewhat.

    TravelPod.com Recent Updates

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