What does woefully mean?

Definitions for woefully

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word woefully.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deplorably, lamentably, sadly, woefully(adverb)

    in an unfortunate or deplorable manner

    "he was sadly neglected"; "it was woefully inadequate"


  1. woefully(Adverb)

    In a woeful manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Woefully(adverb)

    alt. of Wofully


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of woefully in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of woefully in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bay County Sheriff Frank McKeithen:

    It was woefully inadequate.

  2. Charles Lenchner:

    I may not survive this, i am woefully out of shape.

  3. Scott Walker:

    Hillary Clinton is woefully out of touch with mainstream America.

  4. Refugees Antonio Guterres:

    There can be no doubt left after this week's events that Europe's Operation Triton is a woefully inadequate replacement for Italy's Mare Nostrum.

  5. Larry Kramer:

    (There is) very bad news that we discovered that NIH (the National Institutes of Health) is woefully behind on researching AIDS which is...shocking.

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