Definitions for sadly
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sadly
in an unfortunate way
"sadly he died before he could see his grandchild"
with sadness; in a sad manner
"`She died last night,' he said sadly"
deplorably, lamentably, sadly, woefully(adverb)
in an unfortunate or deplorable manner
"he was sadly neglected"; "it was woefully inadequate"
In a sad manner; sorrowfully.
Unfortunately, sad to say.
wearily; heavily; firmly
seriously; soberly; gravely
grievously; deeply; sorrowfully; miserably
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Rank popularity for the word 'sadly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4628
Rank popularity for the word 'sadly' in Adverbs Frequency: #299
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