Adversity and Bad luck


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Adversity noun – A state of misfortune or affliction.
Usage example: debt-ridden farmers struggling with adversity

Bad luck is a synonym for adversity in trial topic. In some cases you can use "Bad luck" instead a noun "Adversity", when it comes to topics like misfortune, scourge, catastrophe, misadventure.
Nearby Words: adverse, adversely
Synonyms for Adversity

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Bad luck noun – An unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes.
Adversity is a synonym for bad luck in trial topic. You can use "Adversity" instead a noun phrase "Bad luck", if it concerns topics such as scourge, catastrophe, misadventure, rotten break.
Synonyms for Bad luck
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