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unlucky

adjective

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1 having, prone to, or marked by bad luck
  • the unlucky campers had rain all week
  • I'm so unlucky I don't bother to play the lottery
  • an unlucky throw of the dice

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The first known use of unlucky was circa 1530

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“Unlucky.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/unlucky. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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