Translation of "unlucky" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ʌnˈlʌk·i/ us /ʌnˈlʌk·i/ comparative unluckier, superlative unluckiest

B1 having or causing bad luck

que da/tiene mala suerte
Some people think it’s unlucky to walk under ladders.

(Translation of “unlucky” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /anˈlaki/ (comparative unluckier, superlative unluckiest)

not lucky or fortunate

desafortunado, que tiene mala suerte
I am unlucky – I never win at cards.
unluckily adverb


por desgracia, desgraciadamente
Unluckily, he has hurt his hand and cannot play the piano.

(Translation of “unlucky” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)