Definition of 'unfortunately'
Example sentences containing 'unfortunately'
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A few pointed questions were asked, unfortunately, of the wrong people. WEEKEND FOR MURDERIt was a routine which, unfortunately for Leary, had not gone unnoticed. CONFESSIONALI hoped we could take our talks further, but unfortunately Juan was detained on business. FINAL RESORT
Trends of 'unfortunately'
In Common Usage. unfortunately is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'unfortunately'
British English: unfortunately /ʌnˈfɔːtʃənɪtlɪ/ ADVERB
You can use unfortunately to express regret about what you are saying.
Unfortunately, my time is limited.
- American English: unfortunately
- Arabic: لِسُوْءِ الـحَظّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: infelizmente
- Chinese: 不幸地
- Croatian: nažalost
- Czech: bohužel
- Danish: uheldigvis
- Dutch: helaas
- European Spanish: por desgracia
- Finnish: valitettavasti
- French: malheureusement
- German: leider
- Greek: δυστυχώς
- Italian: sfortunatamente
- Japanese: 運悪く
- Korean: 유감스럽게도
- Norwegian: uheldigvis
- Polish: niefortunnie
- European Portuguese: infelizmente
- Romanian: din nefericire
- Russian: к сожалению
- Spanish: por desgracia
- Swedish: tyvärr
- Thai: อย่างเคราะห์ร้าย
- Turkish: ne yazık ki
- Ukrainian: на жаль
- Vietnamese: đáng tiếc
Definition of unfortunately from the Collins English Dictionary
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