In theology, the state of a luckless mortal prenatally damned.
I have, indeed, been the luckless victim of wayward follies; but, alas!
Mishap, desertion, and shipwreck pursued the luckless commander.
So the luckless Harold was hauled out of bed and given his sailing-orders.
From this extremity there is but one means of escape, and one alone, for the luckless prisoner.