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a       adj  
1    [persona]   (=sin suerte)   unlucky  
desgraciado en (sus) amores      unlucky in love  
desgraciado en el juego      unlucky at cards  
fue desgraciado en su matrimonio      he was unhappy in his marriage  
¡desgraciado de ti si lo haces!      you'd better not do it!, it'll be the worse for you if you do!  
2    [vida, existencia]  
¡qué desgraciada existencia la mía!      how wretched I am!  
una vida desgraciada      a wretched life, a life of misery  
3    [accidente, situación]   unfortunate  
una desgraciada elección      an unfortunate choice  
ese día desgraciado      that ill-fated day  
4      (LAm)   (=asqueroso)   lousy *  
b       sm/f  
1    (=infeliz)   poor wretch  
lo tiene aquel desgraciado      that poor wretch has got it  
la hizo una desgraciada      pey   he put her in the family way, he brought shame upon her euf     
2    (=miserable)   swine *  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
desgraciado en el juego exp.
unlucky at cards

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
he was unhappy in his marriage
he feels very unhappy inside
unlucky in love
he's so unhappy I feel really sorry for him {o} I really pity him
it'll be the worse for you if you do!
you'd better not do it!
that ill-fated day
that poor wretch has got it
'desgraciado' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
¡pobre desgraciado!
algún desgraciado
algún desgraciado
sumamente desgraciado
el pobre desgraciado
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"desgraciado": examples and translations in context
- La radiación, un desgraciado accidente... - Radiation - That's an unfortunate dispensation.
Éste era el caso del desgraciado accidente de la República Dominicana al que hemos aludido anteriormente. This was the case with the unfortunate accident in the Dominican Republic to which I referred earlier.
Me siento completamente desgraciado, San Diego. Ron: I am completely miserable, San Diego!
A veces la gente es imposible y te hace desgraciado. Sometimes people are just impossible and make you miserable.
Sólo vienes cuando te sientes desgraciado... You're only coming to me when you feel unhappy.
Dejaste tu trabajo porque eras desgraciado. You left your job because you're unhappy.
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