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Definition 1: an unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for tough luck in the sense of this definition

(tough luck is a kind of ...) your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)

"whatever my fortune may be" "deserved a better fate" "has a happy lot" "the luck of the Irish" "a victim of circumstances" "success that was her portion"

(... is a kind of tough luck ) the condition of being financially weak

"the weakness of the dollar against the yen"

(... is a kind of tough luck ) a state of misfortune or affliction

"debt-ridden farmers struggling with adversity" "a life of hardship"

(... is a kind of tough luck ) misfortune resulting in lost effort or money

"his career was in the gutter" "all that work went down the sewer" "pensions are in the toilet"

(... is a kind of tough luck ) bad luck

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