: unfortunately 2 <unhappily, medicine has not yet found a cure — Diana Trilling>
: in an unhappy manner : without pleasure <practiced law unhappily for a few years>
Examples of UNHAPPILY
- They were unhappily married for two years.
- <an unhappily married couple being counseled by a professional>
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Related to UNHAPPILY
- agonizingly, bitterly, dolefully, dolorously, grievously, hardly, inconsolably, lugubriously, mournfully, painfully, plaintively, regretfully, resentfully, ruefully, sadly, sorely, sorrowfully, hard, wailfully, woefully, wretchedly
- blissfully, gladly, happily, joyfully, joyously
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