funest

adjective
fu·​nest | \ (ˈ)fyü¦nest \

Definition of funest

: portending death or evil : fatal, dire, doleful

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History and Etymology for funest

French funeste, from Latin funestus, from funer-, funus

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“Funest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/funest. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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