Examples of unhappily in a Sentence
They were unhappily married for two years.
an unhappily married couple being counseled by a professional
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Along the way, the lonely immigrant and the unhappily married teacher form a close personal bond that eventually turns romantic.
Both Rothman and Rosen were unhappily married in the time between the war and their meeting in 1990.
After the war, Michael unhappily marries a woman, Flora; Thomas begs him to imagine what their lives together could be like, but homosexuality was still criminalized in England at the time.
When Mattis did emerge for a news conference, an awkward scene played out: a TV crew had an audio problem, leaving the defense secretary unhappily fidgeting.
Angela is unhappily married to film producer Sol (Pat Towne), whose cloying relationship with their daughter, Edith (Julanne Chidi Hill), is anything but wholesome.
Yet when so many human beings embrace the destiny of becoming parents, whether happily or unhappily, what right does any one person have to refuse it?
Quickly enough, however, the flashbacks get more pointed, more explanatory about how Dre and Bow went from feeling blissfully in love to unhappily tethered to each other.
Isabelle's next beau, an unhappily married stage actor (Nicholas Duvauchelle), seems gallant by comparison, though his endless hesitation reveals him to be a similarly irritating study in self-absorption.
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agonizingly, bitterly, dolefully, dolorously, grievously, hard, hardly, inconsolably, lugubriously, mournfully, painfully, plaintively, regretfully, resentfully, ruefully, sadly, sorely, sorrowfully, wailfully, woefully, wretchedly;
UNHAPPILY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unhappily for English Language Learners
: without happiness : in an unhappy manner
: in a way that is unfortunate or unlucky
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