What does the word unlucky mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Unluckiness.

Usage examples for unlucky

  1. It's very unlucky, but it will never do for us to go in if there are any people there." – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  2. Tom was a good man, but unlucky. – The Best Policy by Elliott Flower
  3. It is called the feast of Pongul, and is a season of rejoicing for two reasons: the first is, because the month of December, every day of which is unlucky, is about to end; and the other is, because it is to be followed by a month, every day of which is fortunate. – Dr. Scudder's Tales for Little Readers, About the Heathen. by Dr. John Scudder