Disadventurous Dis`ad*ven"tur*ous, a. Unprosperous; unfortunate. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • disadventurous — adjective Etymology: dis (I) + adventurous obsolete : disastrous, unfortunate …   Useful english dictionary

  • disaventure — disadvenˈture or disavenˈture noun (Spenser, etc) A mishap • • • Main Entry: ↑disadventurous * * * disavaunce, disaventure obs. forms of disadvance, disadventure …   Useful english dictionary

  • disaventrous — disavenˈtrous adjective (Spenser) Unfortunate • • • Main Entry: ↑disadventurous …   Useful english dictionary

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