noun in·for·tune \(ˈ)in¦fȯrchən, ənˈ-\

Definition of infortune

  1. :  one of the malevolent planets (Saturn, Mars, or sometimes Mercury) in an unfavorable aspect

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Origin and Etymology of infortune

Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin infortunium, from in- 1in- + -fortunium (from fortuna fortune) — more at fortune

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capable of being understood in two ways

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