Definitions and translations for "adversity"

Definition of adversity

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1. The state of adverse conditions; state of misfortune or calamity.
2. An event that is adverse; calamity.
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English - English - adversity

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n. misfortune, hardship; distress, suffering

English - Spanish - adversity

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s. adversidad, desgracia, fatalidad; tribulación

English - French - adversity

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n. adversité, détresse, rivalité

English - German - adversity

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n. Not; Zeit der Not

English - Indonesian - adversity

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n. kesengsaraan, kemalangan, kesulitan, kesukaran

English - Italian - adversity

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s. avversità, sfortuna; disgrazia, calamità

English - Polish - adversity

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n. niepowodzenie, przeciwność losu, niepomyślność, nieszczęście, niedola, poniewierka

English - Portuguese - adversity

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s. adversidade; desgraça

English - Romanian - adversity

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n. adversitate, bucluc, belea

English - Russian - adversity

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с. напасти, несчастья, превратности судьбы, бедствия, неблагоприятная обстановка

English - Turkish - adversity

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i. sıkıntı, zorluk, güçlük, şanssızlık

English - Ukrainian - adversity

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n. напасть, лихо, нещастя, скрута

English - Dutch - adversity

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zn. tegenslag, tegenspoed

English - Greek - adversity

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ουσ. αντιξοότητα, δυστυχία, ατυχία, εναντιότητα

English - Arabic - adversity

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‏شدة، محنة، مكروه، ضراء، حظ عاثر، مصيبة‏

English - Chinese - adversity

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(名) 逆境; 窘境; 厄运; 灾祸; 不幸

English - Chinese - adversity

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(名) 逆境; 窘境; 厄運; 災禍; 不幸

English - Hindi - adversity

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n. दुभार्ग्य, अभाग्य, विपत्ति, आपदा, दुदिर्न

English - Japanese - adversity

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(名) 逆境; 困難

English - Korean - adversity

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명. 불행, 역경, 불운; 고통

English - Vietnamese - adversity

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n. vận đen, vận rủi, sự khó khăn
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Synonyms for adversity
grief: torment, worry, distress, dolour, woe, affliction, agony