What is another word for

circumstances

circumstances as in your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)
  • "whatever my fortune may be"
  • "deserved a better fate"
  • "has a happy lot"
  • "the luck of the Irish"
  • "a victim of circumstances"
  • "success that was her portion"

Synonyms

  • fortunean unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another; a large amount of wealth or prosperity ; an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that leads to a favorable outcome; your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)
  • destinyan event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future ; the ultimate agency regarded as predetermining the course of events (often personified as a woman); your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)
  • fatedecree or designate beforehand; an event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future ; the ultimate agency regarded as predetermining the course of events (often personified as a woman); your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you)
  • luckyour overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you); an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another; an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that leads to a favorable outcome
  • lotdivide into lots, as of land, for example ; administer or bestow, as in small portions; (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; a parcel of land having fixed boundaries; an unofficial association of people or groups; your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you); anything (straws or pebbles etc.) taken or chosen at random; any collection in its entirety; (Old Testament) nephew of Abraham
  • portiongive out; something determined in relation to something that includes it; something less than the whole of a human artifact; the allotment of some amount by dividing something; assets belonging to or due to or contributed by an individual person or group; your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you); money or property brought by a woman to her husband at marriage ; an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal
circumstances as in a person's financial situation (good or bad)
  • "he found himself in straitened circumstances"