What does unfortunately mean?

Definitions for unfortunately
un·for·tu·nate·ly

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfortunately, unluckily, regrettably, alas(adverb)

    by bad luck

    "unfortunately it rained all day"; "alas, I cannot stay"

Wiktionary

  1. unfortunately(Adverb)

    Happening through bad luck, or because of some unfortunate event.

  2. Origin: un- + fortunate + -ly

Freebase

  1. Unfortunately

    Unfortunately is the fourth studio album by Shalabi Effect. It was recorded on three consecutive nights at the Montreal Arts Interculturels Institute live.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unfortunately' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2402

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unfortunately' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1318

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unfortunately' in Adverbs Frequency: #175

How to pronounce unfortunately?

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

How to say unfortunately in sign language?

  1. unfortunately

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfortunately in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfortunately in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of unfortunately in a Sentence

  1. John Cornyn:

    I think it's dead, unfortunately.

  2. George Burgess:

    Unfortunately, it's an unholy mix.

  3. Yazmin Juarez:

    Unfortunately, that did not happen.

  4. Missouri System President Tim Wolfe:

    Unfortunately this has not happened.

  5. Brianna Jackson:

    Unfortunately, our pilot passed away.

Images & Illustrations of unfortunately

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