Definition of unhappily
- unhappily, medicine has not yet found a cure
- —Diana Trilling
- practiced law unhappily for a few years
They were unhappily married for two years.
an unhappily married couple being counseled by a professional
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: without happiness : in an unhappy manner
: in a way that is unfortunate or unlucky
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of yeast or being unsettled or frivolous
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