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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adv. - In an unfortunate way; In an unpleasant way.

Usage examples (39)
  • They were unhappily married
  • Adjective, : Why is she so unhappy? ,an unhappy incident. ,an unhappy omen. ,an unhappy choice of words
  • "Don't you recognize me?" he called unhappily as he was pulled away.
  • Philpot's cornet, and awaited their "unsuspecting victim," as the phrase unhappily, and with too much truth, goes. for more
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