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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an unfortunate or deplorable manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : a lamentable decision
  • The answer of "neither," lamentably, is not available.
  • But, lamentably, that is not the political world we inhabit.
  • "lamentably" fond of amusement, "seeking it, undaunted, even in the cannon's mouth." for more
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