unfortunate(redirected from unfortunates)
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unfortunateadjective bad, bad timing, dire, discommodious, down on one's luck, failed, failing, fatal, fortuneless, fruitless, futile, hapless, hopeless, ill-considered, ill-timed, impolitic, impracticable, inadvisable, inappropriate, inapt, inauspicious, ineffectual, inefficacious, inexpedient, infelicitous, inopportune, intrusive, jinxed, luckless, malfunctioning, mistimed, off-base, ominous, out of luck, pathetic, pitiable, poor, sad, too late, unbefitting, under adverse circumstances, underprivileged, undesirable, unlucky, unprofitable, unpropitious, unseasonable, unseemly, unsuccessful, unsuitable, untimely, unworkable, useless
Associated concepts: Medicaid, welfare
See also: abandoned, adverse, deplorable, derelict, dire, harmful, inopportune, lamentable, negative, ominous, regrettable, unfavorable, unpropitious, unsuitable