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ill-fat·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. doomed, ill-fated, ill-omened, ill-starred, unluckyadjective

    marked by or promising bad fortune

    "their business venture was doomed from the start"; "an ill-fated business venture"; "an ill-starred romance"; "the unlucky prisoner was again put in irons"- W.H.Prescott

    Synonyms:
    doomed, ill-omened, unlucky, damned, unsaved, fated, unredeemed, cursed, luckless, ill-starred

    Antonyms:
    fortunate

Editors Contribution

  1. star crossed

    romeo and juliet were ill-fated from the start

    Submitted by ilovestiles13 on March 5, 2022  

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#3153affected
#12840unfortunate
#15133damned
#17926cursed
#19412doomed
#24108stricken
#28700afflicted
#32663unlucky
#43165fated
#46890bereaved
#73225unsaved
#155941luckless
#211493unredeemed

How to use ill-fated in a sentence?

  1. Fyodor Dostoevsky, "The Brothers Karamazov":

    Man is tormented by no greater anxiety than to find someone quickly to whom he can hand over that great gift of freedom with which the ill-fated creature is born.

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