Unlucky in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Unlucky

Unfortunate, marked by misfortune. | Inauspicious. | Having ill luck.

Short Example Sentence for Unlucky

  • 1. It is only an unlucky misunderstanding. 🔊
  • 2. Monday is your unlucky day. 🔊
  • 3. Thursday has always been an unlucky day for me. 🔊
  • 4. We dread an unlucky man! 🔊
  • 5. That unlucky reward had made nothing but confusion. 🔊
  • 6. The unlucky masterpiece was doomed to many a difficulty. 🔊
  • 7. Perhaps four is a lucky and five an unlucky number. 🔊
  • 8. You cannot always be unlucky any more than you can always be lucky. 🔊
  • 9. It is unlucky to oppose or thwart him; but he is amenable to kindness. 🔊
  • 10. He had turned in the unlucky direction; the crowd was still following. 🔊
  • 11. At such times, woe to any unlucky vessel that ventures within its clutches. 🔊
  • 12. He was fully expected to make amends for two unlucky seconds at Aintree. 🔊
  • 13. I never knew so unlucky a Gamester to throw so often, and to be always out! 🔊
  • 14. For unlucky Joe Mauser might be in his chosen field, but respected he was. 🔊
  • 15. But the unlucky bribe of the Enemy of Souls touched his Castilian spirit. 🔊
  • 16. Jane's unlucky illness made an especial difficulty in her calculations. 🔊

How to use Unlucky in Sentence?

  • 1. The more superstitious scanned the heavens for a lucky or unlucky flight of hawks. 🔊
  • 2. His fame he describes as having increased until he was induced to try an unlucky experiment. 🔊
  • 3. The unlucky miller was then seized by the foot and dragged into the shrieking and leaping circle. 🔊
  • 4. An unlucky shot suddenly revealed their presence and exposed them to the greatest danger. 🔊
  • 5. Coleridge was thus born not only with an unlucky number, but trailing clouds of definitions. 🔊
  • 6. Leaving this unlucky spot, we made good about sixteen miles during the afternoon. 🔊
  • 7. They were both young; the gloom of this unlucky tragedy would soon be dispelled. 🔊
  • 8. They saw each other rarely after the loss of the unlucky volume; in fact they avoided each other. 🔊
  • 9. The herald assured the people there was no rain, thunder, or other unlucky sign from heaven. 🔊
  • 10. It is considered, by Baluchis, extremely unlucky to give or accept an odd number of coins. 🔊
  • 11. I am a poor unlucky devil, and the only way to save me is by settling me with a rich wife such as she promises. 🔊
  • 12. Imitation does a double service, it secures the failure of the imitator and also aids that of the unlucky author who is imitated. 🔊
  • 13. The rest of the twelvemonth, the unlucky wight of a traveler must needs have recourse to a horse-drawn coach. 🔊
  • 14. Both these feelings were increased by the shrill piping treble which came squeaking forth from this unlucky corpulent body.... 🔊
  • 15. They lie there, an indistinguishable mass on the ground, and the men are unlucky who watch by night in the listening posts or the trenches. 🔊
  • 16. He has some one to wait on him, to look after his machine, and to attend to his hurts, if he is unlucky enough to get any. 🔊
  • 17. This was an unlucky shot, as it drew the attention of a party of dragoons, whom we had not before seen, in the hollow beneath. 🔊
  • 18. I was born to very little property, but to great expectations; which is perhaps one of the most unlucky fortunes that a man can be born to. 🔊
  • 19. His right arm fastened around the head of the unlucky warder and, passing down to his throat, crushed it in a strangle hold. 🔊
  • 20. The second bough had caught the unlucky farmer just on the nape of his neck, and had driven him down, face forward, onto the first. 🔊
  • 21. As for that which remains, I had hoped to determine for myself, but an unlucky fall from a nail has spoiled my sight. 🔊
  • 22. It was an unlucky hour for quadrupeds; and if "every dog will have his day," he could not have selected a more unpropitious one than this. 🔊
  • 23. How unlucky Bran had been in his choice of a mother only she, conscious of her defects and failings, could know. 🔊
  • 24. This is particularly the case in Norway and Sweden, where an idea prevails that it is unlucky to kill them. 🔊