misfortune

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
state of misfortune or affliction adversity , hard knocks , hardship
result of disaster or misfortune aftermath , backwash
vague unpleasant emotion that is experienced in anticipation of some (usually ill-defined) misfortune anxiety
event resulting in great loss and misfortune calamity , cataclysm , catastrophe , disaster , tragedy
state of extreme (usually irremediable) ruin and misfortune catastrophe , disaster
commiserates with someone who has had misfortune comforter , sympathiser , sympathizer
cause of misfortune curse
source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune endangerment , hazard , jeopardy , peril , risk
that which causes harm or destruction or misfortune evil
delight in others' misfortune gloating , schadenfreude
misfortune resulting in lost effort or money gutter , sewer , toilet
instance of misfortune misadventure , mischance , mishap
state of ill-being due to affliction or misfortune miserableness , misery , wretchedness
delight in another person's misfortune Schadenfreude
pleasure from others' misfortune schadenfreude
person who suffers misfortune unfortunate , unfortunate person
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