disadventure

Related to disadventure: misadventure

disadventure

(ˌdɪsədˈvɛntʃə)
n
archaic misfortune; bad luck
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1) One of my client's outburst when talking about her adventures and disadventures in love.
4) 'Master Thomas Candish his discourse of his fatall and disastrous voyage towards the South Sea, with its many disadventures in the Magellan Straits and other places; written with his owne hand to Sir Tristram Gorges his Executor' (Pilgrimes, xvi, 151-77).