Synonyms of adversity in English:

adversity


See definition of adversity

noun

1‘they remain steadfast in the face of adversity’

SYNONYMS

misfortune, ill luck, bad luck, trouble, difficulty, hardship, distress, disaster, misadventure, suffering, affliction, sorrow, misery, heartbreak, heartache, wretchedness, tribulation, woe, pain, trauma, torment, torture

mishap, stroke of ill luck, stroke of bad luck, accident, shock, upset, reverse, reversal, reversal of fortune, setback, crisis, catastrophe, tragedy, calamity, trial, cross, burden, blow, buffet, vicissitude, issue

hard times, dire straits, trials and tribulations

informal hell, hell on earth, hassle, stress

literary dolour, travails

ANTONYMS

good times