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adversity

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ədˈvɜːsəti/ formal
an extremely difficult situation: She showed a great deal of courage in adversity.Difficult situations and unpleasant experiencesAccidents and disasters
Translations of “adversity”
in Chinese (Traditional) 逆境, 不幸, 厄運…
in Russian трудность, напасть…
in Turkish son derece zor bir durum, güçlük, sıkıntı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 逆境, 不幸, 厄运…
in Polish trudna sytuacja, przeciwności losu…
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