1. adverse fortune or fate; a condition marked by misfortune, calamity, or distress.
2. an adverse or unfortunate event or circumstance.
3. a state of hardship or affliction; misfortune.
4. a calamitous event.
this was the topic of one of my AP Language prompts today.
one thing on my mind, as always.
a personal anecdote came into play in that essay, whether the damn college board likes it or not.