unfortunate

Save
1 unfortunate /ˌʌnˈfoɚtʃənət/ adjective
1 unfortunate
/ˌʌnˈfoɚtʃənət/
adjective
Learner's definition of UNFORTUNATE
[more unfortunate; most unfortunate]
: not fortunate: such as
: having bad luck : unlucky
: coming or happening by bad luck
: not appropriate or desirable
2 unfortunate /ˌʌnˈfoɚtʃənət/ noun
plural unfortunates
2 unfortunate
/ˌʌnˈfoɚtʃənət/
noun
plural unfortunates
Learner's definition of UNFORTUNATE
[count] literary
: an unfortunate person
Comments & Questions
Comments & Questions
What made you want to look up unfortunate? Include any comments and questions you have about this word.