Definition of unluckiness in US English:



  • See unlucky

    • ‘OK, so the week didn't quite pan out as I'd planned it, never making it to France having lost my passport - granted, a result of my own stupidity, rather than any genuine unluckiness.’
    • ‘It seems The Powers That Be decided to give me a whole month's worth of unluckiness in one fail swoop.’
    • ‘I realise this, in itself, is not evidence of my unluckiness: more sheer clumsiness.’
    • ‘But before you think things have taken a turn for a change, rest assured that unluckiness is never far away.’
    • ‘No excuses are made for Ethan's infidelity and we do not have to sit through any long and emotional speeches about Harvey's unluckiness in love.’