Definitions for

Overview of noun adversity

The noun adversity has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) adversity, hardship, hard knocks

(a state of misfortune or affliction; "debt-ridden farmers struggling with adversity"; "a life of hardship")

2. adversity

(a stroke of ill fortune; a calamitous event; "a period marked by adversities") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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