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Synonyms for misfortunate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hapless, miserable, misfortunate, pathetic, piteous, pitiable, pitiful, poor, wretched(adj)

    deserving or inciting pity

    "a hapless victim"; "miserable victims of war"; "the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic"- Galsworthy; "piteous appeals for help"; "pitiable homeless children"; "a pitiful fate"; "Oh, you poor thing"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "a wretched life"

    Synonyms:
    ridiculous, paltry, deplorable, scummy, woeful, slimy, execrable, suffering, scurvy, vile, low-down, despicable, inadequate, low, miserable, worthless, sad, piteous, hapless, lamentable, pitiable, distressing, measly, poor, pathetic, short, wretched, silly, sorry, pitiful, abject, unworthy, ugly

    Antonyms:
    fortunate

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#746short
#1711poor
#2263sorry
#5071sad
#5907suffering
#7689ugly
#8155silly
#10208inadequate
#12604ridiculous
#17102miserable
#18127pathetic
#20769worthless
#27379vile
#30945wretched
#38945unworthy
#40996pitiful
#42423distressing
#43288hapless
#47706despicable
#48820slimy
#51865abject
#55032deplorable
#57224paltry
#68555measly
#69348scurvy
#77165woeful
#92197piteous
#95216lamentable
#115306scummy
#119822pitiable
#143060execrable

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