What are some opposite words for windfall?

Antonyms for windfall
ˈwɪndˌfɔl

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term windfall.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. windfall(noun)

    fruit that has fallen from the tree

    Synonyms:
    gold rush, godsend, boom, gravy, bonanza, bunce, manna from heaven

  2. boom, bonanza, gold rush, gravy, godsend, manna from heaven, windfall, bunce(noun)

    a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money)

    "the demand for testing has created a boom for those unregulated laboratories where boxes of specimen jars are processed like an assembly line"

    Synonyms:
    miraculous food, thunder, bonanza, roar, microphone boom, boom, gravy, pan gravy, gold rush, godsend, manna from heaven, manna, roaring, bunce

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. windfall(n)

    Synonyms:
    godsend, boon

How to use windfall in a sentence?

  1. Marco Rubio:

    This is a windfall for the Castro regime that will be used to fund its repression against Cubans, as well as its activities against U.S. national interests in Latin America and beyond.

  2. Neil Saunders:

    Tax cuts, bonuses and good tax refunds have all been a windfall to consumers who have responded by increasing spending, this rising tide has floated most retail boats, Macy's among them.

  3. Philip Fearnside:

    A lot of the land in the Amazon doesn't have a legal title, there would be a tremendous windfall for the people who claim that land.

  4. Tim Madden:

    Those players who got the winnings got an extraordinary windfall to which they were not entitled, they just happened to be at the right place at the right time.

  5. Attorney General William Barr:

    Were talking about people hoarding these goods and materials on an industrial scale for the purposes of manipulating the market and ultimately driving windfall profits.

How to pronounce windfall?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say windfall in sign language?

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