ill fate

ill fate

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  • ill-fat|ed — «IHL FAY tihd», dj. 1. sure to have a bad fate or end: »an ill fated person. 2. bringing bad luck; unlucky: »an ill fated hour …   Useful english dictionary

  • ill-fated — ill′ fat′ed adj. 1) destined to an unhappy fate: an ill fated voyage[/ex] 2) bringing bad fortune • Etymology: 1700–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • ill-fated — [il′fāt′id] adj. 1. having or certain to have an evil fate or unlucky end 2. causing misfortune; unlucky …   English World dictionary

  • ill-fated — /il fay tid/, adj. 1. destined, as though by fate, to an unhappy or unfortunate end: an ill fated voyage. 2. bringing bad fortune. [1700 10] Syn. 1. doomed, hapless, ill starred, jinxed. * * * …   Universalium

  • ill-fated — adjective Date: 1710 1. having or destined to a hapless fate ; unfortunate < an ill fated expedition > 2. that causes or marks the beginning of misfortune …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ill-fated — /ˈɪl feɪtəd / (say il faytuhd) adjective 1. destined to an unhappy fate: an ill fated person. 2. bringing bad fortune …  

  • ill-starred — adjective doomed to a bad fate; hapless …   Wiktionary

  • ill-fatedly — adverb In a bad fated, foreordained or predetermined manner; in a way established in advance by bad fate …   Wiktionary

  • fate —   Hopena, hope. Ill fated, kūlana pō ino …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • ill luck — noun an unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes • Syn: ↑misfortune, ↑bad luck, ↑tough luck • Ant: ↑good luck (for: ↑bad luck), ↑good fortune ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Ill-Fated Princess — is a Greek fairy tale collected by Georgios A. Megas in Folktales of Greece . [Georgias A. Megas, Folktales of Greece , p 42, University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London, 1970] It is Aarne Thompson type 938A, Misfortunes in Youth. [Georgias A …   Wikipedia

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