Examples of unhappily in a Sentence
They were unhappily married for two years.
an unhappily married couple being counseled by a professional
Recent Examples of unhappily from the Web
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.
But thanks to Culberson, the final Congressional bill did include it, and Trump, however unhappily due to a lack of funding for a border wall, signed the funding measure anyway.
One study found that singles had lower resting blood pressure than unhappily married people.
Deceptive sweetness and underlying sourness are considerable flavors for Tennis, and Riley and Moore come across like the unhappily obscure cousins to the all-grins twosomes of the 1970s.
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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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