Unsely - definition of Unsely by The Free Dictionary
|a.||1.||Not blessed or happy; wretched; unfortunate.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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(23) As in Chaucer, where the narrator unambiguously appeals to the motif of 'Fortune's wheel' in such phrases as 'ffro wo to wele, and after out of ioye' (I.4) and 'Troilus unsely
And ek for me, preyeth to God so dere That I have myght to shewe in som manere Swych peyne and wo as Loves folk endure, In Troylus unsely