Definition of casualty:
hazard, prey, chance, fatal accident, possibility, mischance, happening, contingency, help, accident, losses, injured party, dead, adventure, live, victim, wounded, death, fatality, hap, fortuity, surprise, incident.
adversity (part of speech: noun)
- hard times,
- bad luck,
- rainy day,
- hard luck
- "The Lion's Share", E. Arnold Bennett.
Here and there a merry- looking fellow, with a brush and a pail of paste and a roll of papers over his arm, would swab up a casualty list of two or three thousand names, amid roars of good- natured laughter.- "Further Foolishness", Stephen Leacock.
- "Eight Years' Wandering in Ceylon", Samuel White Baker.