You searched for: “adversity
Misfortune and hardship; extremely unfavorable experiences or harmful events. (3)
Word Entries at Word Info: “adversity
adversity (s) (noun), adversities (pl)
1. A condition of misfortune or affliction: So many people in numerous countries are facing the adversities of hunger, illness, poverty, and killings or being crippled as a result of the ongoing wars.
2. An extremely unfavorable experience or harmful event: The strong winter winds with freezing rains or flooding have been adversities for many who were not prepared for such unusual calamities.
Continual misfortune and hardship.
© ALL rights are reserved.

Ill fortune, a calamity, or distress.
© ALL rights are reserved.

Wretchedness, misfortune, trouble.
© ALL rights are reserved.

Go to this Word A Day Revisited Index
so you can see more of Mickey Bach's cartoons.

A unit at Word Info related to: “adversity
(Latin: damage, injury, loss, misfortune, disaster, disastrous, adversity)