What is Unfortunate ?

Unfortunate is adj 1. which is not lucky He made some rather unfortunate purchases on the stock exchange. 2. which makes you sad It was very unfor- tunate that she couldn’t come to see us. 3. embarrassing He made some very unfortu- nate friendships when he was in the army. She made some unfortunate remarks about the bride’s feet.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level