infelicity definition

  • noun:
    • The quality or condition of being infelicitous.
    • some thing inappropriate or unpleasing.
    • the health of becoming infelicitous
    • something which is infelicitous or unsuitable
    • The state or top-notch being infelicitous; unhappiness; misery; wretchedness; misfortune; insufficient suitableness or appropriateness.
    • That (as an act, word, appearance, etc.) that is infelicitous.
    • Lack of felicity or chance; unhappiness; misfortune; distress.
    • Unfavorableness; inappropriateness; inaptness: since, the infelicity regarding the event.
    • An inapt, unskilful, or imperfect mode of phrase, and/or expression it self: because, infelicities of design.
    • inappropriate and unpleasing fashion or design (especially manner or design of phrase)

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