What does sadly mean?

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sad·ly

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sadly, unhappily(adverb)

    in an unfortunate way

    "sadly he died before he could see his grandchild"

  2. sadly(adverb)

    with sadness; in a sad manner

    "`She died last night,' he said sadly"

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

    in an unfortunate or deplorable manner

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

Wiktionary

  1. sadly(Adverb)

    In a sad manner; sorrowfully.

  2. sadly(Adverb)

    Unfortunately, sad to say.

  3. sadly(Adverb)

    Deeply, completely.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sadly(adverb)

    wearily; heavily; firmly

  2. Sadly(adverb)

    seriously; soberly; gravely

  3. Sadly(adverb)

    grievously; deeply; sorrowfully; miserably

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sadly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4628

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sadly' in Adverbs Frequency: #299

How to pronounce sadly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say sadly in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sadly in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sadly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of sadly in a Sentence

  1. Gerson Medina:

    Sadly, security forces will continue to leave for Latin America and Europe because these elections are trying to demonstrate a false democracy in Venezuela.

  2. Chen Shih-chih:

    We tried to give them assurances so they wouldn't do something stupid and to reconsider, but sadly they committed suicide and we feel deep regret.

  3. Deborah Kunselman:

    She looked at me so sadly yesterday when she asked me whether she'll have her senior prom and her high school graduation, my heart is breaking because I have no answers, and she may be deprived of these milestones.

  4. Maryland Republican Gov. Larry Hogan:

    We sadly, we had far more people die yesterday in Maryland than we had protesters.

  5. Stephanie Cinque:

    Very sadly, this is a great example of how complicated it is. Jeremys legacy now, too, is creating the space for that conversation.

Images & Illustrations of sadly

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