Spanish translation of 'dismally'
1. (= sadly)
[say, reply] en tono sombrío
2. (= poorly)
to perform dismally [actor] actuar pésimamente; [athlete] tener una actuación pésima
to fail dismally fracasar estrepitosamente
3. (as intensifier)
the play was dismally bad la obra fue pésima
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Example Sentences Including 'dismally'
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`Oh yes,' he nodded dismally, `a lot of things have happened.MUSIC FOR BOYS (2003)
I stared dismally at my over-flowing in-tray: without Serena it now takes an age.RESCUING ROSE (2003)
asked Schneider, dismally stirring the rough Cuban sugar into his weak black coffee.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2003)
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Used Occasionally. dismally is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translation of dismally from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary