Associations to the word «Misfortune»

Wiktionary

MISFORTUNE, noun. (uncountable) bad luck
MISFORTUNE, noun. (countable) an undesirable event such as an accident

Dictionary definition

MISFORTUNE, noun. Unnecessary and unforeseen trouble resulting from an unfortunate event.
MISFORTUNE, noun. An unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley