Unluckily Un*luck"i*ly, adv. In an unlucky manner. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • unluckily — [[t]ʌnlʌ̱kɪli[/t]] ADV: ADV with cl, ADV with v, oft ADV for n You use unluckily as a comment on something bad or unpleasant that happens to someone, in order to suggest sympathy for them or that it was not their fault. Unluckily for him, the… …   English dictionary

  • unluckily — adverb Date: 1530 unfortunately < unluckily, it has a nasty way of turning to rain Ambrose Bierce > < his ascent being unluckily a little out of the perpendicular T. L. Peacock > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unluckily — unlucky ► ADJECTIVE (unluckier, unluckiest) ▪ having, bringing, or resulting from bad luck. DERIVATIVES unluckily adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • unluckily — See unlucky. * * * …   Universalium

  • unluckily — adverb Without luck; unfortunately Syn: unfortunately Ant: luckily, fortunately …   Wiktionary

  • unluckily — adv. unfortunately, lucklessly, haplessly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unluckily — ad. Unfortunately, as ill luck would have it, in an evil hour …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • unluckily — un·luckily …   English syllables

  • unluckily — See: unlucky …   English dictionary

  • unluckily — adverb by bad luck (Freq. 1) unfortunately it rained all day alas, I cannot stay • Syn: ↑unfortunately, ↑regrettably, ↑alas • Ant: ↑luckily, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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