Definitions for circumstances

Definitions for (noun) circumstances

Main entry: circumstances

Definition: a person's financial situation (good or bad)

Usage: he found himself in straitened circumstances

Main entry: lot, luck, destiny, fate, fortune, portion, circumstances

Definition: your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)

Usage: whatever my fortune may be; deserved a better fate; has a happy lot; the luck of the Irish; a victim of circumstances; success that was her portion

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