What is the opposite of lucky?

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Adjective
Opposite of happening by chance or good luck
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“Private Vaughan was one of the unlucky ones who got pneumonia and became desperately ill.”
Adjective
Opposite of having, bringing, or resulting from good luck
“This was a very unfortunate situation to be in, and I decided to remedy it.”
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Opposite of not expected, anticipated or foreseen
“As surely as it was a prank, this work was also a calculated attack on the most basic conventions of art.”
Adjective
Opposite of arousing or likely to arouse envy
Adjective
Opposite of likely to prove favourable
Adjective
Opposite of of a suitable quality, standard, or type to meet the required purpose
“It was an inappropriate time to be joking about such a controversial subject.”
Adjective
Opposite of favourable or serviceable
“The unfavorable weather would prevent us from completing the building of our deck in time for dinner.”
Adjective
Opposite of regarded with deep and special affection
Adjective
Opposite of only used by or consisting of a privileged group
“Impaired judgment may take the form of diminished concern for the future, increased risk-taking, unrestrained drinking of alcohol, and indiscriminate selection of food.”
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