Related formsluck·less·ly, adverbluck·less·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for luckless
Was there ever such a luckless airline as Malaysian Airlines?Twin Disasters Turn 2014 Into the Year of Flying Dangerously|Clive Irving|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Born on July 7—a “luckless birthdate” associated with “many undefinable threats”—Devi seems fated for calamity.
Does any member of the cheesy celebrity class get caught more often than the luckless Fergie?
In every box the only subject of conversation was Genovese's strange behavior, and the luckless manager's speech.Massimilla Doni|Honore de Balzac
He drew breath and began to swear at the luckless youngster again, and I relaxed.The Door Through Space|Marion Zimmer Bradley
Chance had made him, chance which had been luckless for Jimmy Montague.Winner Take All|Larry Evans
The bit of paper was too clearly a symbol of his own love and luckless existence.The Magic Skin|Honore de Balzac
He threw himself on his hands and knees and crawled towards the luckless bomber, Selwyn following.A Lively Bit of the Front|Percy F. Westerman