English to German Meaning :: adversity

Unglück, Widrigkeit, Ungunst, Bitternis
Adversity :
Unglück
- UnglückWidrigkeiten
 

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Noun(1) a state of misfortune or affliction(2) a stroke of ill fortune; a calamitous event

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(1) The real issue is that suffering is part of life, as are loss and adversity .(2) He is a man who has had to face up to adversity and he has done so with determination and dignity.(3) Her brilliance at the keyboard is an inspirational example of how talent can overcome adversity .(4) resilience in the face of adversity(5) Here are real stories of courage against adversity which reveal rich personalities who have much to offer.(6) If we abandon our ideals in the face of adversity and aggression, then those ideals were never really in our possession.(7) They want a better life, and they're prepared to face adversity to get it.(8) The book was well received and is a moving account of a man's struggle against adversity .(9) The history of man, which is peppered with triumph over adversity , has been a long and difficult one.(10) Perhaps the tourist sector could turn adversity into advantage by launching official flood tours of York.(11) The team has suffered through some adversity , but they seem to be the better for it.(12) He has overcome massive adversity throughout the last three-and-a-half years.(13) Something about these teams seems to draw them together in adversity .(14) Nominees can be able bodied or disabled sportsmen and women and may well have triumphed over adversity .(15) The next 12 months will be crucial in establishing whether he can cope with adversity .(16) What they all share is a triumph of the human spirit in adversity .
Synonyms
Noun
1. misfortune ::
Unglück
2. ill luck ::
Unglück
3. bad luck ::
Pech
4. trouble ::
Ärger
5. difficulty ::
Schwierigkeit
6. hardship ::
Not
7. distress ::
Not
8. disaster ::
Katastrophe
9. suffering ::
Leiden
10. affliction ::
Gebrechen
11. sorrow ::
Trauer
12. misery ::
Elend
13. tribulation ::
Drangsal
14. woe ::
Weh
15. pain ::
Schmerzen
16. trauma ::
Trauma
17. mishap ::
Missgeschick
18. misadventure ::
Missgeschick
19. accident ::
Unfall
20. upset ::
verärgert
21. reverse ::
umkehren
22. setback ::
Rückschlag
23. crisis ::
Krise
24. catastrophe ::
Katastrophe
25. tragedy ::
Tragödie
26. calamity ::
Unglück
27. trial ::
Versuch
28. cross ::
Kreuz
29. burden ::
Belastung
30. blow ::
Schlag
31. hard times ::
harte Zeiten
32. trials and tribulations ::
Irrungen und Wirrungen
33. ill wind ::
kranker Wind
Antonyms
1. fortune ::
Vermögen
2. luck ::
Glück
3. serendipity ::
Spürsinn
Different Forms
adversities, adversity
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