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unfortunate

1. adjective experiencing bad luck2. adjective caused by bad luck3. adjective of sth you wish hadn't happened4. adjective not well chosen, inappropriate5. noun 1 adjective experiencing bad luckmí-ámharach  c m umífhortúnach adj1  c m uthe unfortunate young man was found lying on the road thángthas ar an bhfear bocht ina luí ar an mbótharwhat an unfortunate thing to happen to him nach dona mar a d'éirigh dó, nach olc an rud a tharla dó, nach tubaisteach mar a d'éirigh dó, nach air a bhí an mí-ádhthe goalkeeper was unfortunate bhí mí-ádh ar an gcúl báire, ní raibh an t-ádh ag rith leis an gcúl báire 2 adjective caused by bad luckan unfortunate accident happened to him bhain timpiste dó go tubaisteach, tharla taisme go tubaisteach dó
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3 adjective of sth you wish hadn't happenedthe unfortunate fact is that we lost the game ar an drochuair, chailleamar an cluichedespite the unfortunate events of his life, he was happy d'ainneoin na dtubaistí a lean é, bhí sé sona; d'ainneoin a raibh de mhí-ádh air, bhí sé sonashe did her best but was unfortunate rinne sí a dícheall ach ní raibh an t-ádh léithat's the unfortunate consequence of your actions ar an drochuair, sin an toradh a bhí ar an rud a rinne túit's unfortunate that only half the team turned up is mór an trua nár tháinig ach leath na foirne 4 adjective not well chosen, inappropriateit was an unfortunate turn of phrase on his part ní raibh sé sin inráite aige, d'fhéad sé focail níos oiriúnaí a úsáidthe unfortunate nickname stuck to him lean an leasainm dó, faraor; ar an drochuair, lean an leasainm dó 5 nounainniseoir masc3  c m ucréatúr masc1  c m udonán masc1  c m usampla bocht