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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. unfortunate: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. unfortunate: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. unfortunate: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. unfortunate: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. unfortunate: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. unfortunate, unfortunate: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Unfortunate, unfortunate: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. unfortunate: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. unfortunate: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. unfortunate: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. unfortunate: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. unfortunate: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. unfortunate: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. unfortunate (adj.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. unfortunate: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. unfortunate: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Unfortunate: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. unfortunate: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. unfortunate: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. unfortunate: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. unfortunate: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. unfortunate: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. unfortunate: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. unfortunate: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. unfortunate: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. unfortunate: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  27. unfortunate: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. unfortunate: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Unfortunate: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. unfortunate: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (unfortunate)

noun:  a person who suffers misfortune
adjective:  unsuitable or regrettable ("An unfortunate choice of words")
adjective:  not favored by fortune; marked or accompanied by or resulting in ill fortune ("An unfortunate turn of events")
adjective:  not auspicious; boding ill

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Words similar to unfortunate:   inauspicious, hapless, unfortunate person, more...

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