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vicissitudesnoun [plural]

uk   /vɪˈsɪs.ɪ.tjuːdz/  us   /-tuːdz/ formal
changes that ​happen at different ​times during the ​life or ​development of someone or something, ​especially those that ​result in ​conditions being ​worse: Losing ​yourjob is just one of the vicissitudes oflife.
(Definition of vicissitudes from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vicissitudes”
in Chinese (Simplified) 变迁, 人生沉浮, 波折…
in Chinese (Traditional) 變遷, 人生沉浮, 波折…
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