Synonyms for adversity

Synonyms for (noun) adversity

Synonyms: adversity

Definition: a stroke of ill fortune; a calamitous event

Usage: a period marked by adversities

Similar words: misfortune, bad luck

Definition: unnecessary and unforeseen trouble resulting from an unfortunate event


Synonyms: adversity, hard knocks, hardship

Definition: a state of misfortune or affliction

Usage: debt-ridden farmers struggling with adversity; a life of hardship

Similar words: misfortune, tough luck, ill luck, bad luck

Definition: an unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes