It was one of the vicissitudes of life.
A business run by moral agents will not be able to survive the vicissitudes of the marketplace.
In both cases they are are tall and ancient trees that have outlived a thousand political vicissitudes.
The emerging global world economy lacks the corresponding social structures that cushion economic vicissitudes within domestic society.
During the life cycle of any thing, it experiences the vicissitudes of life.
The college's main area of concern is the relative weakness of its endowment which makes it vulnerable to innumerable vicissitudes.
They have been vicissitudes of fashion.
The professional writer has to undergo many sad vicissitudes.
I have followed the vicissitudes of the nuclear non-proliferation regime very closely for more than a decade.
Will it be my lot to experience great vicissitudes in this life?
He set out the various vicissitudes in addressing the contract.
It was apparent that my characters were going to suffer vicissitudes even greater than those in my previous novels.
Vicissitudes of this time are recreated in Lawrence's poetry collection.
He had the ability to change with the times and to share the vicissitudes of opinion.
Landed property has undergone many vicissitudes in Egypt and yet the cultivation has hardly altered under the various systems.
Vicissitudes of fortune experienced in this family do not end in sadness.
I'm reading vicissitudes of love, by the author of "Trainspotting" and "Shallow Grave".
After much vicissitude of fortune, Lord Thomas and others concerned in this rebellion were executed at Tyburn in 1536.