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Unfortunate meaning

unfortunate - 2 dictionary results

  1. 1. Not fortunate; unsuccessful; not prosperous; unlucky; attended with misfortune; unhappy; as, an unfortunate adventure; an unfortunate man; an unfortunate commander; unfortunate business.
  2. 2. An unfortunate person.

unfortunate - examples of usage

  1. This question was unfortunate in the extreme. - "The Crisis, Volume 6", Winston Churchill.
  2. For the prisoner, it seemed unfortunate that the man had been killed just a mile or so within the line of Racquette County. - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
  3. It is unfortunate thet she should get ill just now when I want so much attendin' ter myself, but there, it's just my luck! - "Liza of Lambeth", W. Somerset Maugham.
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