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English definition of “unfortunate”


adjective (UNLUCKY)   /ʌnˈfɔr·tʃə·nət/
unlucky or having bad effects : What happened to Monica was just a freak accident – it was very unfortunate. unfortunately    /ʌnˈfɔr·tʃə·nət·li/ adverb Unfortunately, by the time we got there the party was almost over.
(Definition of unfortunate adjective (UNLUCKY) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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