- (UK) IPA (key): /ʌnˈfɔːtjʊnət/ or /ʌnˈfɔːt͡ʃənət/
- (US) IPA (key): /ʌnˈfɔrt͡ʃənɪt/
Audio (UK) (file)
- Hyphenation: for‧tu‧nate
- When something (usually an event) is unfortunate, it is not good and is a misfortune. It is considered to be unlucky that such a thing happened.
- It is unfortunate that the Prince was murdered.