1. misfortune, bad luck, tough luck, ill luck, fortune, destiny, fate, luck, lot, circumstances, portion

usage: an unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes

2. bad luck, mischance, mishap, luck, fortune, chance, hazard

usage: an unpredictable outcome that is unfortunate; "if I didn't have bad luck I wouldn't have any luck at all"

3. misfortune, bad luck, trouble

usage: unnecessary and unforeseen trouble resulting from an unfortunate event

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